AOL ParentDish quotes Healthcare Survival Guide coauthor Martin Rosen March 4. In an article on pre-paying hospitals for childbirth services, Rosen advises expectant parents to do their homework before going into labor. He suggests checking to make sure the hospital–and anesthesiologists– are included in your health plan’s network, and, if necessary, negotiating a price with the hospital ahead of time. “Across the board, the people need to prepare themselves, they need to educate themselves,” Rosen says.
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