Protect Your Wallet: How to Prevent, Identify and Dispute Medical Billing Errors


Lisa Zamosky - kidney talkDo you know the most common billing errors? Can you really get sent to collections for not paying? How do you dispute a medical bill? Lisa Zamosky, writer for the Los Angeles Times consumer health column, Health 411, as well as WebMD’s Health Insurance Navigator blog, shares tips on how to deal with medical billing errors. They happen more often than you might think, but they are sometimes preventable. Listen to Lisa and Lori’s conversation and learn ways to protect yourself and your wallet by knowing more about your medical bills and how to fight back.

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Stephen Furst Stephen Furst got his big break into movies in “Animal House,” in which he played Flounder. Stephen has also starred as Dr. Elliot Axelrod in “St. Elsewhere” and as Vir Cotto in “Babylon5.” He is a successful television and movie producer/director and a kidney patient.


Lori Hartwell is the Founder & President of Renal Support Network (RSN) and the host of KidneyTalk®, a radio podcast show. Lori was diagnosed with kidney disease at the age of two. In 1993 she founded RSN to instill “health, happiness and hope” into the lives of those affected by chronic kidney disease. Lori is also the author of the inspirational bookChronically Happy: Joyful Living in Spite of Chronic Illnessand is a four-time kidney transplant recipient.

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