InSightec, which is headquartered in Tirat Carmel near Haifa and draws 80 percent of its staff from Technion graduates, has developed a surgical system to treat tumors inside the body that perhaps can cure many different illnesses electronically without having to cut open the human body. This Israeli innovation has the potential to transform how medicine will be practiced internationally, enabling many patients to recover from various illnesses much quicker than they presently are able to do utilizing traditional [...]
February 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM, Adria Gross from MedWise Insurance Advocacy will be speaking about the Current & Upcoming Health Care Laws. Refreshments; Free; Held at the Esplanade, 168 Red Schoolhouse Road, Chestnut Ridge; For details, contact Carolyn Geiger, Tel. 574-4950; email@example.com; www.avi-eyes.org. Established in 1973, the Association for the Visually Impaired (AVI) assists people who are visually impaired, blind or deaf-blind. They help all ages living Rockland and Orange Counties by providing rehabilitation and counseling services in their [...]
Mental Care Is Covered September 22, 2012 By AVERY FORMAN Coping with a mental-health condition can be daunting and costly, but a recent law is aiming to ease the burden. As of last year, some health plans that offer mental-health and addiction coverage are required to offer it at an equal level to the medical coverage they provide. That means no limits on the number of visits per year to a psychiatrist, for instance, if there aren’t such limits on visits to, say, [...]
Adria Gross has great news if you haven’t heard yet. Wednesday January 23, 2013 and Thursday January 24, 2013, Adria Gross was on CBS in New York City to talk about how many people are being overcharged on their hospital and medical bills. CBS filmed Adria on Wednesday morning and placed her on the CBS 11:00 PM and CBS 6:00 PM local news. Take a look at: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/01/23/experts-suggest-ways-to-save-on-health-care-prescriptions/#respond Adria is also talking to NBC about a case where she was successful with her client’s bills which were reimbursed after 10 [...]
Adria Gross will be speaking at the Heritage Point of Teaneck on February 11, 2013 at 11:30 AM. Adria enjoys educating people about the current and upcoming healthcare laws. What Everyone Should Know About The New Health Laws Adria Gross, CEO and founder of MedWise Insurance Advocacy and MedWise Billing, Inc., is a New York State-licensed insurance broker and consultant. She has over 20 years of experience in the insurance business, working extensively with the medical community and numerous insurance companies, handling [...]
Adria Goldman Gross on MSNBC Your Business http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=R9QDDjMUP14#!
Woman charged more on medical bill for asking “too many questions”: Fair? A Minnesota woman is reportedly unhappy with her doctor after she was allegedly charged extra for asking too many questions. Susan Krantz of Minnatonka, Minn. visited her doctor recently for an annual physical, and when looking at her itemized bill, noticed an unusual charge of $50.06, CBS Minnesota reports. “Even as a registered nurse, I can’t figure out what this is,” she told CBS Minnesota. Doctors unveil “Choosing Wisely” campaign to cut [...]
Governor Cuomo Announces that New York Will Request a Federal Waiver to Invest $10 Billion in Medicaid Redesign Team Savings to Transform the State’s Health Care System Federal Waiver Will Allow New York To Fully Implement the MRT Action Plan  Albany, NY (June 4, 2012) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York will request a waiver from the federal government that will allow the state to invest up to $10 billion in savings generated by the Medicaid Redesign Team [...]