6 Years After Diagnosis: Lessons Learned

Posted by Amy Gleason

Jun 30, 2016 5:24:51 PM

Six years ago this month, we first heard the word Dermatomyositis. When the doctor told us my daughter Morgan, who was 11 years old at the time, had it, I didn’t even know how to say the word, let alone know what the diagnosis meant. But our family quickly got a crash course in understanding something no one should have to understand.

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Topics: share your health stories, patient advocacy, juvenile dermatomyositis, chronic care management (CCM), CareSync Care Plans, family health, health tips, healthcare costs & insurance

An Inexpensive Way to Tackle Rising Healthcare Costs

Posted by CareSync Nursing Team

Jun 24, 2016 3:05:19 PM

Today, the average American family pays three times more for healthcare than they did in 2001. With healthcare costs rising faster than the consumer price index, it’s a smart move to put CareSync in your corner.

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Topics: share your health stories, medical records, mHealth, patients, healthcare costs & insurance, Heart of CareSync

Affordable Care Act News: Healthcare Costs, Fewer Doctors, Longer Wait Times?

Posted by The CareSync Team

Feb 14, 2014 11:18:31 AM

Now that people review are starting to review their health care costs, people are also starting to look at other parts of their healthcare. Namely, doctors, prescriptions, and insurance plan coverage. We covered many of these issues in a previous blogs, mainly this one here on doctors and health care providers. Continuing on discussing the changes the Affordable Care Act presents us, we turn back to a similar and potentially scary message: health care costs may be affecting you and your doctor.

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Topics: Affordable Care Act (ACA), doctor's appointments, patients, healthcare costs & insurance

Choosing the Best Health Insurance for My Family

Posted by Amy Gleason

Dec 3, 2013 9:30:00 AM

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Topics: family health, healthy living, healthcare costs & insurance

8 Tips for Requesting Your Family Health Records

Posted by Courtney Larned

Mar 19, 2013 8:17:00 PM

I've moved a bunch, and in the process become a pro at adding healthcare record retrieval to my must-do moving checklist.

However, if you've never requested your medical records before, the process can seem a tad overwhelming. But a basic understanding of your rights as a patient, knowing the laws in your state, and following some of the following recommendations will help make the process a little easier.

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Topics: medical records, family health, health tips, healthcare costs & insurance

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