The idea that patients should take control of what they pay for medical care is taking hold among personal finance columnists. Noting “employer-provided health plan deductibles have risen 47 percent since 2009,” Mandi Woodruff of Yahoo! Finance has some good, common sense, advice on figuring out how much to pay for medical care.
The first tip is "figure out your medical billing code."
Read more at NCPA's Health Policy Blog.