Health care costs are spiraling out of control. New technologies, advanced testing, and “designer” drugs combined with a “fee for service” system encourages doctors to do more, putting pressure on health care costs. What can you do to get the care you need and keep your costs under control?
There are a number of steps you can take.
Finally, it is often difficult to be an empowered health care consumer when you are ill. If you are sick, enlist a family member or friend to help you better navigate your health care options.
Our Proactive Aging Planning tool can help you more effectively manage health care decisions and decision-making transitions.