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“What if Car Insurance Was Like Health Insurance?” Asks Hint Health

Dec 13, 2017 6:00:00 PM

Popular Viral Article Puts the Problems of the United States’
Current Health Insurance System into Clear Perspective

San Francisco-based startup Hint Health, a pioneer in workflow automation for Direct Primary Care (DPC) physicians, has put the current problems of the U.S. health insurance into clear and amusing perspective with a popular blog post which has gone viral entitled, “What if Car Insurance Was Like Health Insurance?” It’s the story of how one simple incident – a blown tire leading to a crumpled bumper – turns into a morass of expenses and an absurd web of “specialists” and mandatory diagnostic testing. The story begins with the simple phrase that anyone frustrated with their health insurance knows all too well: “A letter from my insurance company, Blue Wheeled, brings terrible news. They rejected my claim, saying I didn’t receive pre-authorization for a long road-trip.”

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Hint Health Releases Comprehensive 2017 Direct Primary Care Trends Report

Dec 1, 2017 6:00:00 PM

San Francisco-based startup Hint Health, a pioneer in workflow automation for Direct Primary Care (DPC) physicians, has released a comprehensive report on operational trends within the growing Direct Primary Care industry. Hint’s 2017 Direct Primary Care Trends Report offers insightful, ground-level data on all aspects of the DPC industry including nationwide growth trends, pricing trends, payment trends and key demographic information.

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