Lerner's Consumer Guide to Health Care
How to Get the Best Health Care for LessBook - 2000
Filled with tips and hints from experienced health-care activists, this guide advocates a new consumer revolution in medical care. This book includes sample letters, forms, checklists, and phrases that help patients beat the health-care bureaucracy. It teaches how to be a savvy consumer and reduce costs while still receiving high-quality care. Avoiding medical mistakes, getting referrals to the best specialists, and saving money on prescription drugs are common concerns that are addressed. Included are lists of health-related organisations, hotlines and help lines, state health and insurance departments, and a glossary of health-care terms.
Publisher: [Seattle, WA] : Lerner Communications Ltd. ; Chicago : distributed by Independent Publishers Group, , c2001
Call Number: 362.1 L562L
Characteristics: 249 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Consumer guide to health care