Monthly Archives: April 2011

Geography Matters With Complex Healthcare Problems!

The challenge for clients with complex healthcare problems is to become aware of the medical “rules” for treatment that vary with geography. Here’s how it works: A 62 year old professional developed angina ( heart pain with exertion). He required … Continue reading

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Medical Tourism: Caveat Emptor/Buyer Beware!

Medical tourism is all the rage. Someone has a big healthcare problem and is a long waiting list. He/she finds a modestly priced procedure in an exotic location with no waiting list. The medical tourism company will immediately book the … Continue reading

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Catastrophic Drug Insurance: A Public or Private Sector Solution?

New specialty drugs such as biological drugs are very expensive. It is reported that the average cost for a specialty drug for treating cancer is about $65,000 per year. Some specialty drugs can cost over $300,000 per year. Furthermore, doctors … Continue reading

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Intelligent Matching Of Specialty Suppliers + Customers

Rupert Case Management has , over time, developed a proprietary network of over 2000 specialty suppliers of advanced medical products and services. These suppliers are located across Canada and into the U.S. and form RCM’s speciality service providers network (SSPN). … Continue reading

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