COVID-19 Increases Need for Virtual Medicine

By Ralph Weber Most Americans are scrambling to adapt to the temporary new reality with COVID-19. I believe that even after we get through this pandemic, that we as a society will have changed. Many hospitals, doctor’s offices, and surgery centers have been forced to limit the procedures they perform to urgent ones only. Most … Continued

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Open for Business

The following are locations and procedures that MediBid is still handling at this time. (Updated 5/5/2020)   WAPodiatryScheduling foot and ankle procedures starting May 13 AL Pain teleconference and in office (no fever) AZ Neurosurgery Lumbar laminectomy, cervical laminectomy, brain tumor removal,  pituitary surgery AZ Total Shoulder Joint Replacement AZ Meniscus Repair AZ ACL Repair … Continued

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How MediBid Works for Employers

For your employees, their business is not likely medicine and many will not know how to navigate healthcare. Adding a service like this could benefit your plan and employees siginficantly. Medibid has a “network” of providers vetted and validated by quality, patient outcomes, and patient satisfaction. Quality – providers are vetted for quality first. Malpractice, … Continued

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Money for Nothing and Healthcare for Low Fees

Michael Andrade interviews MediBid CEO Ralph Weber Ralph Weber has been a consultant for employers for years. Employers reached the breaking point of expensive medical plans that are low quality. Millions of claims data were studied and found that 35-40% of procedure costs were above the median price. Competition works, but adding transparency ONLY raises … Continued

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Stopping the Big Squeeze on Patients

Ralph Weber is interviewed on Ron Barshop podcast September 25, 2019. Many patients find that their deductible is higher than any insurance savings would be. Hospitals collect 1/3 of their debt by collectors that harass families by all means. These collections are the cash cow of the hospital. Medical debt then in turn affects credit … Continued

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Affordable Self Funded Employer Healthcare

Affordable Self Funded Employer Healthcare Plans

     Cost Effective Self-Funded Plans are Possible with MediBid Self-funded employer healthcare plans are gaining in popularity, even among smaller employers that in the past would have considered self-funding too risky. Traditional health insurance no longer offers the value that employers and their employees look for, and many businesses are turning to self-funding a … Continued

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Physicians / Medical Facilities

How Medibid Selects Medical Professionals

     MediBid is Always Adding to its List of Medical Providers MediBid thrives because providers from around the world want access to a competitive healthcare marketplace. A marketplace where providers are rewarded for their skill and efficiency. MediBid offers that marketplace, and so many of our providers found us before we found them. It’s … Continued

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