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Telehealth vs. In-Person Care: Pros & Cons
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Telehealth vs. In-Person Care: Pros & Cons

Telehealth appointments have become increasingly popular, but is not able to replace in-person care entirely. There are numerous benefits to using virtual care including convenience and far-reaching access to health services, but in-person care may allow for a more comprehensive understanding of the patients’ health, in addition to completion of some clinical appointments.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean28 Feb 2022
Will We Have Paid Family Leave in 2022?
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Will We Have Paid Family Leave in 2022?

There is currently no federal obligation for employers to provide their workers with paid family or medical leave. However, there are laws in place in some states that require paid family leave for employees in 2022.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD16 Mar 2022
8 Food and Drug Interactions to Avoid
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8 Food and Drug Interactions to Avoid

When you start taking a new medication, you should review any potential food and drug interactions with your provider. Alcohol, dairy products, grapefruit juice, and leafy greens can alter the effectiveness of medications or cause unwanted side effects.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan7 Feb 2022
What are March-In Rights?
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What are March-In Rights?

The U.S. Government has the right to “march-in” and grant licenses to additional companies under federally funded patents. The two main reasons March-In rights are used are if there are public safety concerns or if a patent owner has not made an effort to execute the patent.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan19 Jan 2022
When Should I Visit the Doctor?
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When Should I Visit the Doctor?

If you feel sick or notice something unusual with your health, you may be wondering if you should go to the doctor.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini7 Dec 2021
Do I Need Dental Insurance?
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Do I Need Dental Insurance?

If you typically need a lot of dental care, you should consider purchasing dental insurance. However, if you do not visit the dentist often or do not need extensive dental care, dental insurance may not be necessary for you.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan4 Mar 2022
Should I Go to Urgent Care for IBS?
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Should I Go to Urgent Care for IBS?

In more mild cases, an urgent care visit may be suitable for your IBS. If you feel as though you are experiencing a medical emergency, make sure to call 911.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini3 Nov 2021
How To Save Money On Vaccines in 2021?
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How To Save Money On Vaccines in 2021?

There are multiple ways you can save money on vaccinations, for both children and adults including The Vaccine for Children Program, Patient Assistance Programs, and vaccine clinics.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini1 Nov 2021
How Much Does Anesthesia Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does Anesthesia Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

The total costs of your anesthesia can range from just $200 to $3,500 and the cost depends mainly on the type of anesthesia, whether that be local, regional, general anesthesia, or sedation.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks27 Oct 2021
What is Inpatient vs. Outpatient Care?
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What is Inpatient vs. Outpatient Care?

Inpatient facilities require overnight hospitalization so the patient can remain under the supervision of a healthcare provider, while outpatient facilities do not require patients to stay overnight.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks27 Oct 2021
How Much Does Surgery Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does Surgery Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

Depending on the surgery, the out-of-pocket cost can range between $4,000 to $170,000. The most expensive surgery is heart valve replacement surgery.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso16 Nov 2021
How To Get Health Insurance Without a Job
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How To Get Health Insurance Without a Job

If eligible, you can sign up for a Marketplace plan or participate in federal health insurance programs such as Medicare or Medicaid. Alternative options such as care membership plans or short-term health insurance options may also suit your needs.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks21 Sep 2021