Because so many are unemployed who can't afford COBRA premiums, you might want to know about the President's stimulus bill regarding COBRA (effective 3/1/09) as well as other affordable healthcare options through Healthy Families, Kaiser MFAP and STEPS.
Healthcare costs in the US have been increasing steadily over the years and are currently close to 16.2% of the GDP. The diversion of funds to this sector is at the expense of other vital sectors like education and infrastructure. Other developed countries manage to provide quality healthcare.......
This has been back and forth in my mind as I go through the motions of daily life. When I talk about dependence, I usually mean one of two things (or both): 1) General co-dependency, and 2) dependency on the government. The first one here means I...
What is junk health insurance or mini-med coverage? Why should consumers avoid these policies, and how are they still around if Obamacare outlawed them?
This comprehensive article is designed to give some tips on how to deal with a bill from the doctor's office. It also gives a few tips on what a patient can do to help minimize medical claim errors.
MY COPAY IS WHAT??????!!!! You're angry. Actually you are so mad you could bite the through the child-proof cap on your prescription bottle and spit plastic bullets through the pharmacy tech! Your copay went up again!!! First...I want you to...
As Obamacare implodes on itself and millions will not have coverage, a recent experience reveals the illusions of healthcare.
Thought provoking humor and insight on Medicare, Medicaid, Obama's Healthcare Bill, doctors and current medical care for Senior Citizens.
Most dental insurance companies cover deep cleanings. They don't cover the costly, ineffective antibiotic rinse that the dentist may want to use. Insurance companies say they are unnecessary because they don't work.
The launch of the new Healthcare Marketplace website uncovered issues users can encounter. Here's a step-by-step for registering and applying online (with tips for bugs to watch out for when trying).