How to shop smart for medications: A simple binder method

Filed Under: Costs, Health plans, Patients

This post about how to buy medications thoughtfully as a smart consumer appeared on one of my online groups. I thought it was so wise that I asked the author if I could post it here, and she agreed. The writer is Moyra Phillips, Huntsville, Ala., who identifies herself as “a wife, mother, grandmother.” The […]

Paying cash for cancer care: Advice on costs from members at SmartPatients.com

Filed Under: Costs, Patients, Providers

Smartpatients.com provides a private, state-of-the-art forum for conversations among cancer patients, family members, and friends. By sharing information, experience, and mutual support, everyone learns to handle their situation better and lives are changed. The free service is supported by researchers and companies who pay for brief, insightful surveys and anonymous aggregated opinions from the membership. […]