HealthSparq Blog

Sticker Shock Causes Buyer’s Remorse in Health Care

September 4, 2015

Have you ever felt surprised by the total cost of your medical procedure? It turns out a lot of people have — and they’re feeling like if they had known costs, they wouldn’t have seen the doctor at all, or they would have delayed care. Hear HealthSparq’s VP of Product & Strategy Torben Nielsen report on this… Read More…


Can We Tame the Wild West of Health Care Pricing?

August 27, 2015

Health care pricing is like the Wild West and it is only a matter of time before it catches up with us. Read more… Read More…


HealthSparq Wins Digital Health Award

August 26, 2015

HealthSparq recognized as one of the best health resources for consumers and health professionals. Read More…


Q&A with an Expecting Mother

February 14, 2015

Around the nation, you’ll hear more and more conversations about new and vital health care shopping tools like the ones we offer. They allow people to make more educated decisions about their health care experience by comparing the cost and quality of medical treatments and those who provide them. But what you may not be hearing is how people are using these tools in real life. Read more… Read More…


HealthSparq Quadruples In Size: Our Year In Review

January 31, 2015

One of my biggest points of pride in this company is how committed each of our staffers is to this mission, and it’s reflected in our performance and incredible growth this past year. From 2013 to 2014, HealthSparq quadrupled its clients, quadrupled its revenue and added over 125 new employees. Our nationwide health care cost and quality data is available to over 78 million people, who can now shop for their health care. Read more… Read More…