Robert Krughoff

RobertRobert is founder and president of Consumers’ CHECKBOOK and Center for the Study or Services, an independent, nonprofit consumer organization, and more. CHECKBOOK has produced health plan comparison tools and currently contracts with various exchanges (listed at HealthPlanRatings.org) to provide tools that let consumers easily compare large numbers of plans. Recently, they launched its SurgeonRatings.org website reporting risk-adjusted rates of deaths and complications for individual surgeons based on analysis of claims records for more than 4 million surgeries done by more than 50,000 surgeons.