SAMI-Aid Blog

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Jul

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Jul

If your child is well and you're frustrated by long wait times at the pediatrician's office, try pediatric telemedicine. If you don't want to expose your child to waiting room germs unnecessarily, try pediatric telemedicine. If your child is sick and you want to access a pediatrician as soon as possible, try pediatric telemedicine.

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Jul

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Jul

Strains, sprains, and many other common ailments can be treated via SAMI-Aid's affordable telehealth services for sports medicine. We have affordable options including $59.99/visit or $79.99/month for 2 visits per month.

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Jun

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Jun

Telemedicine is a convenient and cost-effective way to expand patients' access to certain health services that would typically be provided in a doctor's office or urgent care facility.

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Jun

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Jun

When considering medical tourism, try using SAMI-Aid's Medical Tourism Wizard to help you compare prices, amenities, and more,

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Jun

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Jun

Urgent care centers are a great option for treating urgent, non-emergency medical situations. Some important criteria in choosing an urgent care facility are accreditation, reputation, and convenience.

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May

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May

Rapid innovation in digital and telephone-based communication is making it possible to optimize doctor and patient contact.

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Apr

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Apr

Considering that healthcare prices are still rising rapidly under a primarily fee-for-service system, many healthcare advocates propose pay-for-performance as a solution. But will it actually work?

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Apr

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Apr

Fee-for-service care is almost certainly a better option for low-income patients than expensive HMO plans or direct primary care arrangements. At SAMI-Aid, we believe that knowledge is power, and we want to empower everyone, including the uninsured, to access the highest quality care!

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Apr

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Apr

The decision of whether and where to travel internationally for medical treatment depends on many factors. Here's an overview of some of the most popular destinations. SAMI-Aid has already done some of the research for you.

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Apr

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Apr

If you need an elective medical procedure that will cost you $6,000 or more in the United States, then you can probably save between 30% and 80% by going abroad for that treatment. However, it’s crucial to weigh all the costs and benefits, not just the sticker prices.

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