Cleveland Clinic to Charge for Patient Messages

The Cleveland Clinic announced that on November 17, 2022 it would begin billing patients’ insurance for messages that require five minutes or more of a healthcare provider’s time to answer.  The announcement provides: [S]tarting November 17, 2022, MyChart responses that require your provider’s clinical time and expertise to answer may be billed to your insurance. … Continued

Ding Dong the “Glitch” is Dead

New regulations will increase the annual deficit and national debt ultimately shouldered by taxpayers – today and tomorrow. The Biden Administration recently finalized regulations to extend taxpayer subsidized medical coverage to millions of Americans who may not have previously qualified for the subsidy. They accomplished this by updating the 2013 definition of “affordability” with respect … Continued