Category Archives: cost shifting

PatientPOV to Look at Dollars
And Value in Healthcare

Tweet Today, I am announcing that PatientPOV will make a concerted effort to take up economic issues and value in healthcare because changes are afoot. Everyone from health policy wonks, elected officials, and health insurers are pressing for getting value … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why I Find This Year’s Allergy Season
Especially Aggravating

Tweet 1.    Allegra, the non-sedating antihistamine has gone over the counter, with nearly psychedelic purple boxes knocking me down when I go into my local drugstore. It has also skyrocketed in cost. That means people with allergies are paying far … Continue reading

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