#howmuchisthat Archive

“How much is that?” is a critical question in healthcare

This story from PBS Newshour clearly shows how important it is to ask questions, and shop around, when it comes to prescription drug prices. Think a generic drug guarantees a lower price? Not so much. Watch this story, and learn how the same generic drug can cost anywhere from $11 to $455. The best way [&hellip

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#HCSM Review 36: Exploring healthcare costs, access, e-patients as experts

Welcome to the MightyCasey–hosted edition of the HealthWorksCollective #HCSM Review, a peer-reviewed compendium of timely, on-topic writing about healthcare from across the web. Last Friday, I put out a call for posts about healthcare costs and/or health insurance innovation for the HCSM community. Here’s the brain candy that flew over the MightyCaseyMedia transom: First up: an [&hellip

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Mighty Casey Media hosts HCSM Review #36: Call for submissions!

I’m honored to be hosting the Health Care Social Media Review #36 next week. HCSM Review is a biweekly peer-reviewed blog carnival for published posts about social media use in healthcare. The two most recent HCSM reviews were hosted by Symplur and ZocDoc. Have you read some great posts about healthcare costs and/or health insurance [&hellip

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