American Fork, UT (PRWEB) April 01, 2015
Pricing Healthcare has added facilities to its website in 5 states in the last several months, bring coverage to a third of all US states. The new facilities include the first in the states of Massachusetts, Kansas, and Iowa, and the first dedicated eye center in the country in Oklahoma City, OK. An imaging center in Dallas, TX was also added.
In addition, the site reached a milestone of 10,000 unique monthly users. Traffic to and general interest in the platform continue to grow across the country.
1. New England Surgery Center
New England Surgery Center is located in Beverly, MA, part of the Boston metro area on the North Shore. The center is a multi-specialty outpatient surgery center with specialties that include orthopedics, ear nose and throat (ENT), pain management, ophthalmology (vision), urology, urogynecology, and plastic procedures.
2. Stateline Surgery Center
Just across the border from Joplin, Missouri is Stateline Surgery Center, a state-of-the-art multi-specialty center that serves the areas of Southeast Kansas, Southwest Missouri, Northeast Oklahoma, and Northwest Arkansas. The 12,800 sq. ft. facility, in operation since March, 2010, features three surgical suites equipped with the latest in medical technology. Surgical procedures in a number of specialties are provided by leading physicians. Specialties include orthopaedics, gastroenterology, gynecology, otolaryngology, dentistry, pain management and podiatry.
3. Iowa City Ambulatory Surgical Center
(Iowa City, IA)
Though it began operations in 2008, Iowa City ASC has received the APEX Quality Award for four consecutive years, demonstrating the highest standards in service and care based on patient feedback. The multi-specialty surgical center operates out of a state-of-the-art facility providing quality outpatient services in orthopedics, pain management, otolaryngology (ENT), ophthalmology, obstetrics & gynecology, podiatry, spinal, urology, plastic surgery, oral & maxillofacial surgery, general surgery, and anesthesiology. The center currently performs around 6,000 surgical procedures per year.
4. Southwest Eye Surgery Center
(Oklahoma City, OK)
Southwest Eye Surgery Center is a reputable ophthalmic surgery center located in south Oklahoma City, the first dedicated eye center to be listed with Pricing Healthcare. The center boasts board-certified surgeons that are leaders in their fields, utilizing the most advanced technology available in ophthalmic surgery.
5. Southwest Diagnostic Imaging Center
Serving Dallas and the surrounding cities since 1985, Southwest Diagnostic Imaging Center is one of the largest and most progressive freestanding outpatient imaging centers in North Texas. Services include MRIs, CT scans, PET scans, mammography, x-rays, bone densitometry, ultrasounds, fluoroscopies, and more.
Pricing Healthcare is a completely open, national online marketplace for direct-pay healthcare. Pricing information on the site is current, searchable, and free to access from anywhere in the world, covering hundreds of procedures for facilities across the United States.
The company works with quality organizations of all types, including hospitals, surgery centers, and imaging centers, helping them put together and publicize affordable, direct-pay pricing for their procedures on dedicated, branded pages. Prices are typically 35% to 50% below average insured rates, and are available to employers and individuals willing to pay cash up front ("30 days same as cash" is available for employers and other benefit groups). Price lists are then posted at https://pricingHealthcare.com, free for employers and patients to access. There are no required enrollments and no transaction fees. Posted rates typically include the facility, physician, and anesthesiologist fees bundled into a single global price. These prices are kept up-to-date and honored by the reputable facilities listing them.
Pricing Healthcare is an independent, privately held company, founded in 2012, and is rapidly expanding its list of participating facilities. Interested employers and benefit groups can help bring more facilities' prices into the open in their areas by contacting Pricing Healthcare.