Does Opaque Drug Pricing Affect Consumer Trust in Medicine?

By PokitDok Team,

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  Anyone who has followed PokitDok knows we are advocates of price transparency, especially as it applies to prescription drugs. A foundational principle of value-based healthcare is the patient's ability to price shop. However, when medication cost information is obscured by complex networks of suppliers, intermediaries, and payment structures, consumers cannot make value-based healthcare decisions.  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Consumer, Healthcare consumerism, Price Transparency

How Machine Learning Can Improve Patient Eligibility Verification

By PokitDok Team,

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The healthcare industry loses $342 billion annually due to deficient healthcare benefit eligibility processes. Here’s how machine learning can help.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Consumer, Health Innovation

Pager Delivers Medical House Calls, Now with Insurance Eligibility Services Fueled by PokitDok

By PokitDok Team,


PokitDok is excited to announce that Pager is now an official member of the PokitDok family. Pager, an on-demand service that connects patients with healthcare in their home, office or hotel, will incorporate our eligibility solution to verify insurance, check co-insurance, copay and deductible amounts on behalf of patients looking to apply benefits to their  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Case Study, Consumer, Customer Stories, Dev, Health Innovation