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Tech Meets Diabetes, Diabetes Meets Tech

How Amy Tenderich Breaks Down Barriers between Technology, Healthcare Providers, and Patients Last year, Amy Tenderich from DiabetesMine invited Better’s Founder and CEO, Rachael Norman, to speak at the 2017 DiabetesMine Innovation Summit. The experience was so amazing that we wanted to learn more about DiabetesMine, how health insurance impacts the diabetic community and why Amy […]

The High Price of a High Deductible

50 million Americans are gambling on high deductible health insurance plans. The stakes are high. They pay low(er) premiums but — in the event of a medical emergency — will have to pay out thousands of dollars for their treatment. There’s a good chance that many of you reading this have a high deductible health insurance policy. The Attraction […]

Better Coding for Providers

Part 1: October 1st, 2017 ICD-10 Coding Changes October 1st ushered in the health insurance industry’s traditional biannual coding changes. For mental healthcare providers, many codes specific to your specialty have been added or changed. Once a code is no longer billable, insurance companies will deny all claims using the out of date code. All of […]

A Guide to Deductibles. Deductibles can be confusing but they…

How your health insurance calculates the amount they will cover Health insurance claims can be confusing. Many people are caught by surprise when they learn that their health insurance does not pay them back based on the amount they pay for care but the amount their health insurance believes the care should cost. For claims […]

The Story of Better

Get Better, Inc. (Better), was a company that tried to change the world by improving accessibility to healthcare. When a person seeks care for a physical or mental malady, they are implicitly not at their best. Despite this, our healthcare system systemically and routinely demands the most of individuals at their weakest. Insurance companies erect […]

Making the Most of Paying Too Much for Healthcare

If you paid significant medical bills in 2016 — believe it or not — the IRS may be able to help you With the growing prevalence of high-deductible insurance plans, more and more Americans are paying out-of-pocket for routine healthcare. For many, this means that itemizing medical expenses is an option worth considering. The small […]

How Better Can Get You Paid Back for Old Medical Bills

Your insurance may owe you thousands of dollars for care you paid for out of pocket Depending on your policy, your out-of-network medical bills may be eligible for reimbursement up to three years after your date of service. If you want to get paid back for those forgotten bills this guide will explain how. Timely filing […]