Shields Health Care Group Blog

How much will I pay for an MRI in Massachusetts?

Posted by Lisa Campisi

On a high-deductible health plan this year? You are not alone! More and more employers are implementing these plans that put more of the responsibility to pay out-of-pocket for certain health care procedures onto the patient. As a health care provider, Shields is seeing a rise in inquiries around price for an MRI scan, which have a reputation for being a high-cost imaging procedure. 

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Tags: mri price, MRI Costs, MRI savings

7 things you should know about an MRI (like there are certain people who shouldn't get them!)

Posted by Lisa Campisi

An average of one in ten people need an MRI each year and if you are one of them, chances are that you’re a tad nervous. Hopefully knowing these 7 things about MRIs beforehand will help you have an easier and pleasant experience.

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Tags: MRI, claustrophobia, radiation, MRI Costs, MRI danger

3 Reasons to schedule your MRI now at Shields MRI

Posted by Lisa Campisi

Many annual deductibles, flexible spending, health savings and overall insurance benefits renew at the end of December. If your doctor has recommended an MRI, don’t wait to schedule the appointment.

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Tags: MRI, MR, FSA, MRI Costs