Angie’s List

22 Mar: Review eDrugSearch on Angie’s List!

eDrugSearch.com is a FREE price comparison engine that helps savvy consumers save money (up to 70%) on all their prescription drug costs. It’s easy to use . . . Go to www.eDrugSearch.com and simply type in the drug you are looking for. Compare prices from various licensed pharmacies. Click “BUY NOW” to go to the Pharmacy Store – that’s it! We have been featured on KENS 5 Eyewitness News, ConsumerReports.org, Wall Street Journal, sponsor of the Dave Ramsey “Total Money Makeover” live event, and are a proud member of the San Antonio Christian Chamber of Commerce. We use Angie’s List to assess whether we’re doing a good job keeping valued customers like you happy. I encourage you to please click…

09 Mar: How valuable are online physician ratings systems?

Earlier this year, I was privileged to participate in a health blogger summit convened by Consumer Reports at its New York headquarters. One of the topics discussed at the event — in fact, the one that generated the most controversy — was online health ratings systems. Many in attendance — including doctors and consumer advocates — were supportive of online ratings, particularly in helping patients find a doctor. But others, most notably Avery Comarow, editor of “America’s Best Hospitals” for U.S. News & World Report, dismissed Web ratings as dangerous popularity contests. Avery made the point that online physician ratings were biased toward negative reviews and had little objective medical basis. I agree with Avery that doctor ratings sites are…