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A Breakdown of Fees for My Patient Services

Dear Doctor,

I received your message stating that you were unhappy and confused with the bill you received from me for my patient services. I apologize for the inconvenience and I understand that, as a doctor, you may not be used to receiving a bill from patients.

I know your first question is: “Why did I get a bill?” I know! I paid my co-pay so why would you get a bill? If you sign on to my website you will see that, as my doctor, you are subject to my patient services bill. Simply navigate to the “benefits” page, watch my short video introduction then use your social security number to e-sign the waiver. There you will see it clearly states that my services as a patient…

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 A Breakdown of Fees for My Patient Services

I received your message stating that you were unhappy and confused with the bill you received from me for my patient services. I apologize for the inconvenience and I understand that, as a doctor, you may not be used to receiving a bill from patients.

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We are partnering with RIP Medical Debt to forgive more medical debt than John Oliver did in the largest TV giveaway in history. We are doing this because so many Americans are struggling with a broken healthcare system. 1 in 5 Americans are struggling with medical debt right now and 62% of personal bankruptcies are caused by medical debt.


Healthcare payments made easy. A secure way to manage, track, and pay–so you can focus on the good stuff.


Many adults over 55 need help paying for prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other basic needs. There are over 2,000 federal, state and private benefits programs available to help. But many people don’t know these programs exist or how they can apply. BenefitsCheckUp asks a series of questions to help identify benefits that could save you money and cover the costs of everyday expenses.

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Community Health Advocates (CHA), a program of the Community Service Society, helps New Yorkers understand their health insurance and access the health care services they need.

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Medical Cost Advocate is the expert source to validate billing accuracy, negotiate medical bills and regain control over your health care costs. We can reduce your medical bills after services are performed or reduce your procedure price before services are performed.


As a nationwide medical healthcare insurance advocate, we support individuals and their families, and elder law and personal injury attorneys on medical claim matters by examining, inspecting, evaluating, auditing, analyzing and resolving medical bills, liens, insurance pre-authorizations, denied health insurance claims, letters of appeal, understanding explanation of benefits and more.

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Consumer Reports

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