Anthem insurance company is the most recent victim of a cyber attack. User files were compromised. http://www.anthemfacts.com/
Certain types of electric toothbrushes may be better at fighting plaque and gum diseasefighting plaque and gum disease than manual toothbrushes, say British researchers.
Read the full study: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/news/20050419/study-advantage-seen-in-electric-toothbrushes
Aetna being sued: HIV-positive members are suing Aetna to stop it from instituting a new policy that members say threatens their health and privacy, according to a class action lawsuit filed in California federal court.
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!
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.”
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 Advocatesis back in the news:
HealthCare Advocates helps a man reduce his bill from $37,000 to $3,000. There was $25,000 error.
America has an aging population increasing the need for physicians. AAMC estimates a shortage of 91,500 physicians by 2020.
HealthCare Advocates just won another IVIG case for PANS / PANDAS. The insurance company had denied coverage but we proved the IVIG was medically necessary.