Learn about health insurance & medical billing

Learn about health insurance – The New York State Department of Financial Services has a Health Insurance Resource Center that produces a consumer guide to health insurance and other very useful information.

Learn about medical billing and your consumer rights – the New York State Department of Health publishes a useful factsheet entitled, Your Rights as a Hospital Patient in New York State that includes a section on what to do if you have “Questions or Complaints About Your Hospital Bill/Health Insurance.”

Read what Consumer Reports has to say about comparative costs of medication (pharmaceutical products) in the Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs Guide.

Please Note This Disclaimer: We are not responsible for the content or accuracy of the websites to which we have provided links. This information is provided for general awareness purposes only. Nothing on our website shall constitute legal or medical advice.

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