1. D

    Applying for Scholarships and Payment Plans

    I will be attending dental school this year and was wondering about my options for scholarships and paying back my student loans. I am not applying for HPSP due to reading other student's experiences with it. I am considering the NHSC scholarship because I already live in a rural underserved...
  2. Heist

    Patient with UnitedHealthcare insurance

    I am not that familiar with insurance, but my patient has United Healthcare. She sees a therapist that I recommended, and I am concerned about a few things. The therapist does longer appointments for this complex patient, and emergency after hours calls as well. She bills the patient for the...
  3. Therapy_Rhapsody

    How to get paid as a postdoc in private practice?

    Hello, I'm planning to move to Oregon and join a group private practice. I will still need about 4 months of postdoc hours before getting licensed once I move to Oregon. Can I get on insurance panels as a postdoc resident? I'm willing to work with kids and I primarily want to work with adults. I...
  4. D

    San Diego - 4/19 MACRA event featuring Chief Medical Officer of CMS region IX

    For those in Southern California: I'm organizing an event with the San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders (SOHL) next Thursday 4/19. We are bringing in Dr. Ashby Wolfe, Chief Medical Officer of our region of CMS to discuss new payment policy changes. (For those who are unfamiliar, CMS is...
  5. Zen Master

    Digital Payments and Ethics

    I wanted to share a thought-provoking, amusingly written lit review about digital payments and ethics. It kinda blew my mind yesterday. Trigger warning: it's basically terrifying. The author gave me permission to post it to this forum. I hope it's helpful to others, and please weigh in if you...
  6. H

    Where to find reimbursement amounts for medicaid & insurance?

    Where can I find the SC reimbursement amount for medicaid and insurances for mental health services (counseling, crisis, etc.)?
  7. K

    AADSAS payment?

    Sorry if this seems too simple, but I'm doing my best to be fully aware of the application process this summer I know the costs associated with AADSAS ($245 first school, $99 for each additional), however when exactly will this need to be paid? In my case: I am taking the DAT June 22nd (might...
  8. P

    Mortgage/rent payment in Residency, especially intern year

    I'll make this quick. I just matched at a program in Pittsburgh and will make 52k/year. My calculations tell me I will bring up (after taxes) $1350 bi-weekly. I will have a wife that will be UNABLE to work and we are assuming it will be for the entire first year +. I have looked at a number...
  9. M

    For Sale a lot of you are suffering to get a Visa Card , not any more

    hey doctors , a lot of you are suffering to get a Visa Card well , now you can order your virtual Visa Card from us for just 5 $ * it's valid for 3 years , * you can charg it with us any time you want * you can use it to shop online wherever Visa card is accepted * the card has it's...
  10. J

    DO surgery

    Hi y'all, I was curious if anyone knows much about how DO school can lead you to being a surgeon (specifically Orthopedic or cardiac). I have a 3.5 GPA undergrad and 514 MCAT (so I guess lets start with the question of can I even get into a DO school?). I know that if you get a DO degree then it...
  11. BioForLife

    Does this Look Bad?

    Hey, all. I sent my payment to University of Kentucky yesterday (online), and today got an alert that I had insufficient funds in my account to cover it. I just deposited a check a moment ago (I was expecting the check to come in a little earlier). Does it affect my chances of getting into this...