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How To Get Help Paying Medical Bills With Low Or No Income

Ciele Edwards holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and has been a consumer advocate and credit specialist for more than 10 years. She currently works in the real-estate industry as a consumer credit and debt specialist. Edwards has experience working with collections, liens, judgments, bankruptcies, loans and credit law. An unexpected emergency or even routine medical care can leave you owing thousands of dollars in medical bills. For many individuals, a single trip to the hospital can result in financial ruin. A 2009 CNN Health report notes...

How To Get A Medical Billing And Coding Job

Medical billing and coding is one of the hottest medical professions in great demand with a great deal of job opportunities and rooms for promotion. Promotion will come with increment in pay and added benefits. It always helps to open up a lot of new and excellent opportunities as your value is highly recognized with this promotion. However how can anyone be in the rightful position to earn for the promotion? What are the key criteria for one to be upgraded to the next level? What are the prerequisite for the job promotion? Here are a few key...

How To Get A Job With Misdemeanors On Your Record

Joe Stone is a freelance writer in California who has been writing professionally since 2005. His articles have been published on , and He also has experience in background investigations and spent almost two decades in legal practice. Stone received his law degree from Southwestern University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy from California State University, Los Angeles. A pre-employment background investigation is commonplace with even the smallest business. If you have a record of misdemeanor convictions, you must expect...

Full Rx Coverage Ups Outcomes For Patients Discharged After MI

For patients discharged from hospital after myocardial infarction, full prescription coverage is associated with improved health outcomes and less resource use, according to research published online May 5 in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. Kouta Ito, M.D., from Harvard Medical School in Boston, and colleagues developed a Markov model simulating a hypothetical cohort of commercially insured myocardial infarction patients who were discharged from hospital. Patients received β-blockers, renin-angiotensin system antagonists,...

How To Carryout A Dissertation Research Survey

The survey is one of the commonly used research methods for dissertations in doctorate education. Some dissertation writers conduct surveys to collect information relevant to their research. A survey may be a suitable research method depending on the needs of your dissertation. Electronic mails or emails are the fastest and easiest form of communication. If you need to conduct a survey in order to gather and collect data for your dissertation, the fastest way you can send your questionnaires are through emails. The results you get from...

Indian MS Researchers Disassociate From Winnipeg Company

An Indian medical group doing experimental stem cell therapy with multiple sclerosis patients is cutting ties with a Winnipeg man and his company, Regenetek Research, saying it’s concerned about questions of his credibility and research methodology. I am in the favour of this disassociation with Regenetek Research in Canada immediately, until or unless the allegations against Dr. Doug Broeska and/or Regenetek are proven false,” Surjo Banerjee, director of Genesis Ltd., said in an email to CBC News. We won’t be able to accept...

How To Find The Best Medical Billing Specialist In Your Area

One may ask why practices require medical billing specialists. A crucial reason might be that taking up the services of a medical biller or a coder may lower overhead costs and expenses but definitely will help the physician to collect more revenues. Physicians across all states are constantly facing difficulties in insurance coding and payment reimbursement in terms of their insurance claims. For them optimizing reimbursement is accompanied with a lot of complexity since there is flux in the medical billing rules and regulations frequently....

Full PPACA & Related Laws

Read or download the ObamaCare bill Get full versions of ObamaCare, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and related bills and laws. ObamaCare, AKA the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) H.R. 3590, or Affordable Care Act for short, was signed into law on March 23rd, 2010 by President Barack Obama. The health care related sections of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 and the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act were also signed into law along with the PPACA. There were many bills leading up...
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