The Texas Medical Association found that one in four people say their health insurance company has refused to cover what their physician ordered for them or their families. My answer to that is, “No sh$t, Sherlock”. It is time we break the addiction to these criminals.
I started my career in Medicine thirty years ago. We were in the early stages of
Let’s go back to the major medical insurance era. I am all in for catastrophic plans with no frills. If your doctor orders a test for you then you may want to push back on why he/she wants it and then try to find the cheapest place to get it. If your doctor won’t help you do that then find another doctor (DPC docs all help with this kind of stuff). The bottom line is we need to get rid of these behemoth insurance companies who are only trying to make themselves more and more money and don’t give a crap about you as a patient.