Breast cancer while uninsured: One woman’s story

Filed Under: Costs, Patients, Providers

Breast cancer while uninsured: One woman’s story

“I must admit that I chose to be uninsured,” C. wrote to me. “My work does not provide health insurance and I looked into nystateofhealth.ny.gov during the fall of 2014, excited to have real health care options. I am 33 years old, and could comfortably afford an insurance that was $160 per month. I punched in […]

How much does a mammogram cost with insurance? Our WNYC partnership

Filed Under: Costs, Editor Picks

How much does a mammogram cost with insurance? Our WNYC partnership

(Updated 2022) How much does a mammogram cost with insurance? Well, that depends. It could be $0, and it could be $1,100 and up. For this, our final post  on our 2013 crowdsourcing project with the amazing Brian Lehrer Show at WNYC, our local public radio station, we’re offering consumer advice. (Please keep in mind […]