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Survey Finds 75% of Patients Research Medical Provider Costs Prior to Visit

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New survey data from TransUnion Healthcare finds patients research nearby hospitals and providers to understand their estimated out-of-pocket healthcare costs, writes Patient EngagementHIT.

The survey, which included responses from 2,500 patients that had visited a hospital, clinic, or doctor’s office within the past six months, revealed that 75 percent of patients are looking up the cost of medical procedures online. Patients consult health system and health insurance websites to understand their out-of-pocket financial responsibility before heading to the doctor.

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