Do you know what we spend most of our time doing as medical providers? You’d think it would be something glamorous, like treating patients. But not in today’s world of the nickle-and-dime insurance game.
Instead, we use our well-trained, medical minds to fight with insurance companies for payment of services for people who are not sick or injured, but are instead alive and well trying not to get sick! Really? You would think the insurance industry would rather spend money keeping people healthy versus millions of dollars repairing the damage of a life spent living.
But what do we know… we’re just doctors.
Here’s just a brief run down of the things they don’t teach us in med school: