In the final episode of the season, David highlights pro tips from the experts themselves: patient advocates Linda Michelson and AnnMarie McIlwain. Dr. David Blumenthal of The Commonwealth Fund joins to shine the light on tangible solutions on how to restructure our national health care system.
Resources from the episode:
Contact Linda Michelson: https://medicalbillproblems.com/
Contact AnnMarie McIlwain and her team: http://www.patientadvocators.com/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwnueFBhChARIsAPu3YkR5dzaS6o-jIY8ZJUoJZUlRku1bWMVgVYfnn5wQ4F-c1YwmDUbMihIaAnb9EALw_wcB
Keep up with the Commonwealth Fund: https://www.commonwealthfund.org/
AdvoConnection’s patient advocates directory: https://profile.advoconnection.com/
AdvoConnection’s comprehensive overview of patient advocacy: https://www.aphadvocates.org/profession-overview/
National Patient Advocate Foundation’s resources on choosing the best health care plan for you: https://www.npaf.org/patients-and-caregivers/how-to-choose-a-plan/
CoPatient’s resources for making sure your bills are fair and accurate: https://www.copatient.com/
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