Medicaid Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:50:39-04:00Friday, November 7, 2014|

A Basic Explanation Medicaid is a state and federally funded program that helps Americans with limited income pay their medical bills. It also offers healthcare coverage to people with disabilities

CHIP Explained

By |2020-06-18T14:09:55-04:00Friday, November 7, 2014|

A Basic Explanation All parents want their kids to grow up happy and healthy. For families who need some assistance in making sure their youngest members get the healthcare they

Emergency Care Explained

By |2020-06-19T11:11:50-04:00Thursday, November 6, 2014|

A Basic Explanation If your spouse suddenly has chest pains and trouble breathing, you shouldn’t have to stress about whether a trip to the ER will break the bank. That’s

Dental Insurance Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:50:39-04:00Tuesday, November 4, 2014|

A Basic Explanation Everybody wants a megawatt smile, but did you know that healthy teeth and gums contribute to the overall health of your whole body? Well, they do. Research

Essential Health Benefits Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:50:39-04:00Monday, November 3, 2014|

A Basic Explanation If you’re buying your own health insurance (meaning you’re not getting your coverage through an employer, or as part of any other group plan), you’re guaranteed coverage

Caregiving Services Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:51:14-04:00Friday, January 10, 2014|

A Basic Explanation For the 52 million Americans who care for a spouse, child, or parent, health insurance can help pay the medical bills and provide some day-to-day support. Though

Cost-Sharing Reductions Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:51:14-04:00Wednesday, January 8, 2014|

A Basic Explanation If you qualify, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) can help you afford insurance by paying part of your healthcare costs.With a cost-sharing reduction, the government will help

Coinsurance Explained

By |2020-06-18T14:18:25-04:00Tuesday, January 7, 2014|

A Basic Explanation Coinsurance (or co-insurance) simply refers to the percentage you pay when you and your insurer split the cost of some types of healthcare services -- for example,

Medical Tests Explained

By |2019-04-11T10:51:14-04:00Saturday, January 4, 2014|

A Basic Explanation If you go to your doctor because your stomach has been hurting for a while, it’s unlikely he’ll just guess at what’s ailing you. After a physical