Each healthcare journey follows a path. By learning the steps you need to take along the way, you can ensure you take the best path to get the best health outcome at a reasonable cost.
1 – Understanding Your Benefits
Let’s face it, health insurance can be confusing. That way you can make the most informed, cost-effective decisions regarding your care and utilize all the services that are available. Understanding your benefits is critical to both your physical and financial health.
2 – Questioning Your Care
Asking questions is the first and most important step in achieving the best healthcare results. In fact, it is your right and responsibility to question everything about your medical care. There is no better advocate for you than you!
3 – Selecting The Best Provider
Good and effective care is crucial in your care journey and it begins with selecting the right provider who you can trust and communicate with.
4 – Getting An Accurate Diagnosis
Doctors are human, and they make mistakes. You must take charge to make sure that you get the right diagnosis and proper care.
5 – Getting The Best Treatment Plan
Once you feel that you have the correct diagnosis, you will need a treatment plan. It’s important to make sure that you are receiving the best, most cost-effective plan that works for you.
6 – Selecting A Treatment Facility
Hospitals are not all created equal. It’s important to look at quality, safety and cost before deciding where to have a surgery or procedure.
7 – Inpatient And Outpatient Best Practices
Good health depends on what happens before, during and after your hospital stay. Be prepared and know your patient rights.
8 – Prescription Management
If your treatment plan or hospital release plan includes taking prescription medication, it’s a good idea to know about your prescription and check around for the best prices.
9 – Paying Your Medical Bills
Did you know that over 70% of medical bills have errors? On top of that, paying your medical bills can be confusing and frustrating. We can help take some of the stress out of the process.