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Tips to Control Health Care Costs: Tip #1 Question everything

WhereToFindCare.com's Ten Tips to Control Health Care Costs:

Tip #1: Question everything.

Ask why those tests, screenings and medications your doctor orders are necessary and whether lower-cost alternatives are appropriate.

Then, check with your health plan to make sure they will cover it. Sometimes a standard X-ray is just as effective as an MRI or CT scan, and some health plans require additional information from the doctor before they will cover a more expensive version of a diagnostic test.

If you have a tip you would like share, please let us know.

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