Reference-Based Pricing: Your Employer’s Future Solution to Healthcare Costs?

BY: Nathan Carroll & Adi Y. Segal As healthcare costs continue to skyrocket, employers are looking for increasingly creative ways to control costs. Today I’m examining Reference-Based Pricing, an emerging business solution to controlling healthcare costs. Follow the money and you’ll quickly see why employers are looking for ways to stem the rising tide of healthcare expenses. As we’ve […]

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A Cautious Blessing in Disguise: Skinny Health Plans & A Transparent Free Market

BY Adi Y. Segal & Nathan Carroll Due to recent developments we took a deep dive into a type of health insurance plan called minimal essential coverage (aka catastrophic coverage), also colorfully referred to as “Skinny Plans.” Recently, they’ve been given new life as a cheaper alternative to more comprehensive plans. Before going down this potentially dangerous road, we’d be remiss not state […]

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SeeThru Spotlight: Alex Cahana, MD, PhD (Patient 001)

Our first SeeThru spotlight features Dr. Alex Cahana, a healthcare and blockchain advisor to SeeThru and, also, one of its earliest adopters. Alex Cahana’s background, training, and qualifications include a master’s degree in ethics and medical humanities, a medical degree from Tel Aviv University, completed fellowships in pain medicine and anesthesiology, 25+ years in academia […]

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Drowning in Medical Debt: Transparent Pricing + Blockchain Can Save American Healthcare

This post was originally published on https://www.healthfurther.com/the-future-of-health/2018/07/25/drowning-in-medical-debt-transparent-pricing-blockchain-can-save-american-healthcare/. If you like it, please go to the original post and leave a comment to ensure that SeeThru can appear at Health:Further this August. Thanks! The U.S. health system is opaque and unaffordable. Americans are plagued by high costs and surprise bills. Over the last 20 years the price of […]

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