Insurance Challenges with Medication

This article discusses common insurance challenges that may happen when you're trying to access your medications.

Many Ways to Gain Health Insurance

This article briefly describes several sources of health insurance that a person might look to when obtaining coverage.

What Do I Do if I Can’t Get Answers From my Insurance Company?

This article describes that sometimes it's not much fun trying to get answers out of your insurance company. Typically, each time you call, you speak with a different customer service representative and you may get different answers to a question you have. This inconsistency is really frustrating and upsetting, but here are some tips that might help you communicate with your insurer. But remember when speaking with them:

Things to Consider When Changing Your Health Plan

This article discusses that there are many life events that cause people to switch their healthcare coverage. No matter the reason, it’s always a good idea to pay close attention to the details of a new plan when changing your insurance policy. It is especially critical if you’ve been diagnosed with a serious illness, as the cost implications can be staggering.

Health Insurance Glossary

This article provides a list of health terms that are important to know as you navigate the healthcare insurance industry, you may run into terms that are confusing but important to know.

Understanding Drug Tiers

In this article you will learn that one of the biggest healthcare barriers patients hit can be navigating the details of their prescription drug coverage options. If you know that you’ll need prescription drug coverage, it is important to research and choose a plan that covers your medication. Under a healthcare plan, the list of covered prescription drugs is called a formulary. The formulary is usually divided into tiers or levels of coverage based on the type or usage of the medication. Each tier will have a defined out-of-pocket cost that the patient must pay before receiving the drug. During…

Mark Your Calendar: Open Enrollment is Coming

This article explains what the open enrollment period means and the effects if you delay or miss this period.

Identifying the Right Policy Among a Sea of Options

Choosing insurance coverage is a big decision that can impact your family’s health and financial situation for the year. Before selecting a health plan for your family, it’s critical you know and can anticipate your family’s healthcare needs. Knowing things like your family history, potential risk factors, and preferred doctors are all important factors that […]

If it is Not a Bill, Why is the EOB Important to Me?

This article discusses the importance of keeping your Explanation of Benefits, known as EOB, in an organized system, usually by date of service, to reference as you progress through the insurance and payment portions following your care and medical treatment.

The Most Common Means to Gain Health Insurance

This article discusses the most common places to obtain health insurance.