Blog Posts By: Stan Hudson

Patients Face Major Hurdles in Understanding Explanation of Benefits

December 3, 2014

If you have ever struggled to understand your EOB — the explanation of benefits from your health or dental insurance plan — you are not alone. You need to use many health literacy skills to achieve understanding of this document. In addition to understanding complex insurance terms, such as “copay,” “deductible,” and “coinsurance,” you have […]


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