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Increase In Florida Health Insurance Pre-Existing Condition Plan Enrollees

According to a report released recently, approximately 4,000 of Florida's sickest uninsured residents have enrolled and started receiving benefits in the new health insurance program of the federal government. What Is This Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan All About? Nationwide, approximately 49,000 people are enjoying the benefits of this new health insurance...

Getting Insurance To Pay For Preventive Health Under The ACA

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates that health insurance companies pay for preventive health visits. However, that term is somewhat deceptive, as consumers may feel they can visit the doctor for just a general checkup, talk about anything, and the visit will be paid 100% with no copay. In...

Health Care Reform Increases Access For The Uninsured In Tennessee

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act by President Obama led to numerous changes in the healthcare system. It is bound to impact how health care is delivered not only in Tennessee but in other states as well. The main goal of the health care reform law is to...

Can California Health Insurance Rate Reviews Stop Excessive Rate Hikes?

Last year, California was granted the power to scrutinize proposed health insurance rate increases by insurance companies. Insurance companies planning to increase their plan premiums by more than 10 percent are subject to rate reviews. Excessive premium increases would necessitate insurers to publicly justify the unjust rate hikes. Despite the...

Workplace Health Screenings Promote Healthy Employees and Productivity

Workplace health should be one of your top priorities. After all, healthy employees mean less sick days and more productivity. Even when a sick employee is at work, they are not at the top of their game and they're not near as productive as they (or you) would like...

Australian Health Care Benefits

Moving to Australia is an exciting prospect. However inevitably the question of health care is raised. No one wants to become ill or injured while living in Australia and then be left with an enormous bill to pay. Does Australia have free health care? Medicare is Australia's publicly funded health care...