Whitley Patient Advocates Provide Information to ABCNews11 WTVD regarding trends in COVID-19 Medical Bills

Patient Advocates Support families with COVID-19 and Medical Bill Appeals Patient Advocates know all too well the heartache families face with huge medical bills. Have you ever been denied healthcare coverage by your Healthcare Insurance plan? What do you do when you are caught in a battle between your insurance company and your healthcare provider? …

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Patient Advocates Ensure “Checks & Balances” on Your Healthcare Journey

Patient Advocates Ensure “Checks & Balances” on Your Healthcare Journey Why Checks and Balances As patient advocates, we understand the importance of “Checks & Balances” in healthcare. It is well known that many businesses and institutions implore a system of “checks and balances”.  This ensures the efficiency of the business and makes sure things are…

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What is a Patient Advocate?

What is a Patient Advocate? A person who helps guide a patient through the healthcare system. This includes help going through the screening, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of a medical condition. A patient advocate helps patients communicate with their healthcare providers so they get the information they need to make decisions about their health care.…

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Patient Advocates Give Tips to Determine Possible Billing Errors

As patient advocates, we get frequent calls from clients about how to determine if their medical billing is correct, or how to deal with denials from their health insurance. Prior to COID-19 medical bills had well over an 80% chance of containing errors, some might even say that number was closer to 90% https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/nearly-90-of-hospital-bills-contain-errors-study-finds.html. We know that…

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Patient Advocates and Telehealth

As independent patient advocates and healthcare professionals, we support telehealth. However, we always recommend that you are sure that a telehealth visit is appropriate for you. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March of 2020, one of the first groundbreaking practices that we got to see in the US (United States) was full support, as…

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What Makes People Search For a Patient Advocate?

What Makes People Search For a Patient Advocate?  As patient advocates, we know that people look for a patient advocate because they are confused, overwhelmed, and stressed by the current situation of their or their loved one’s health. They often search for someone to help advocate for them because they feel as if they have been…

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