People with arthritis are having to pay hundreds or even thousands of dollars in fees for “standard of care” radiology tests because of dwindling or rejected Medicare rebates , advocacy groups say. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis now face up to $1640 upfront costs and $688 out of pocket costs for tests such as X-rays and ...
Arthritis patients pay up to $700 in gap fees for scans
By Michael Woodhead
1 Feb 2018