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From the News: Patients Miss Out On Savings When Doctors Fail To Talk About Costs

priceShifts in the payment landscape have increased patients’ responsibility to pay for their own healthcare. However, when physicians are reluctant to discuss costs with patients, their health could be undermined. National Public Radio (NPR) reviewed a recent Health Affairs study exploring missed opportunities for physicians to have productive financial conversations with patients in the exam room. Read to the story to learn more.