MERRILLVILLE | Patients who need assistance to understand medical bills, obtain coverage for medical services, pay claims or appeal denied claims or negotiate discounts for medical payment plans could benefit from a firm that has become a Purdue Research Park tenant.
My Patient Advocate aims to protect patients' rights and helps them make better informed decisions about health care options and services, according to a news release. Terri Metro, CEO and founder, has more than 20 years of experience working with physicians and hospitals as a health care consultant, practice administrator and medical billing specialist.
"We review all medical charges, fees and payment schedules to check for accuracy," she said. "We ensure that our clients' health insurance dollars are being used as intended so they don't have to pay more than they absolutely have to."
For more information, visit www.my-patient-advocate.com or call (219) 779-4844.