Dr. Zwelling discusses her third-party free concierge practice at AAPS workshop, Feb 5, 2010.
Dr. Watson discusses his third-party free practice at the Feb 2, 2010 AAPS meeting.
From Feb 2010 AAPS seminar, Mr. Schlafly speaks to physicians about why insurance-free practices are better for their patients.
Dear Representative, We the undersigned organizations representing millions of Americans encourage you to co-sponsor H.R. 2629 `Coercion is Not Health Care Act’. H.R. 2629 does not allow for any federal requirements for health insurance coverage as a condition to receive any benefit under Federal law.
The typical cost for a vaginal delivery without complications is $9,000 to $17,000 in the U.S., depending on geographic location, and whether there is a discount for uninsured patients. A Caesarean section runs $14,000 to $25,000. The baby usually gets a separate bill: $1,500 to $4,000 for a healthy full-term baby. Tucson Medical Center (TMC) […]
U.S. senators are not allowed to do remunerative work that involves a fiduciary relationship, lest they be unduly influenced by colleagues or customers. Now pro-life Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) is in the sights of the Senate Ethics Committee because he delivers babies free of charge at the Muskogee Regional Medical Center. Coburn continued his obstetrics […]
Florida Governor Charlie Crist got the legislature to approve—unanimously—innovative reform that could dramatically affect Florida’s number of uninsured, now running at 21% of the population, the fourth highest rate in the nation. The “Cover Florida” plan will allow insurers to offer plans exempted from the 50-some mandates that Florida imposes. The new plans will cost […]
Nothing probably shows the potential of health savings accounts (HSAs) better than their enemies’ attempts to wreck them. An attempt to load on costly administrative requirements passed the House of Representatives but not the Senate. President Bush had threatened to veto it. Expect it to come back. H.R. 5719 would have required every HSA transaction […]