e-Patient Dave deBronkart, a kidney cancer survivor, had a skin cancer episode not long ago. Knowing how crazy billing is, he issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the treatment and wrote a fascinating series of posts documenting his path. The initial post and his updates are on his blog.
Dave Chase | Health Rosetta Publications, 2017 | Book
Dave Chase, a Washington businessman working to change the way employers choose benefits for their employees, writes about the current system in this book. (I contributed one chapter, on how cash prices for health care stay relatively unchanged over time.)