60 Minutes on Mental Health Coverage

December 15th, 2014

60 Minutes exposes why health insurance companies deny mental health in order to save money. HealthCare Advocates fights these denials for patients and their families!

http://www.cbs.com/shows/60_minutes/video/V0EAV25FWjaYdEKlbE8w2OgiQAxx8f_T/denied-inside-homs-mindfulness/

Law Firms to to HealthCare Advocates

November 21st, 2014

Law firms look to HealthCare Advocates to succeed in litigation. From a lawyer “The Judge decided that Medicare must pay for the prescription, even though it is not on the formulary. Many thanks for your assistance.”

Hospitals to Merge

October 29th, 2014

Thomas Jefferson University and Abington Health have approved the signing of a Letter of Intent that creates a framework for merging the two organizations under a new parent entity.

HealthCare Advocates Interviewed

September 24th, 2014

HealthCare Advocatesis back in the news:
http://kfor.com/2014/09/11/how-to-lower-an-unexpected-hospital-bill/

Billing Error

September 11th, 2014

HealthCare Advocates helps a man reduce his bill from $37,000 to $3,000. There was $25,000 error.

Physician Shortage

July 3rd, 2014

America has an aging population increasing the need for physicians. AAMC estimates a shortage of 91,500 physicians by 2020.

IVIG for PANS / PANDAS

June 27th, 2014

HealthCare Advocates just won another IVIG case for PANS / PANDAS. The insurance company had denied coverage but we proved the IVIG was medically necessary.

Veterans and Non-VA care

June 6th, 2014

Veterans finding it difficult to get an appointment at the VA may obtain care from a private physician. http://www.nonvacare.va.gov/NONVACARE/PC3/veterans.asp

Diet Fact

May 22nd, 2014

A survey of 2,500 women found that for every 7 pounds lost, she loses 1 friend due to jealousy or lifestyle change.

Obamacare – Next Question

April 1st, 2014

Enrollment in Obamacare has reached 6 million, and 25% of those people are between the ages of 18 and 34. The question that remains is how many people will not pay the premiums or drop-off after 1 or 2 months?