Insurers are shifting the financial risk of costly patients to physician-management companies. giving them more money upfront and control over patient care.
What does that mean for you? It’s your chance to review your coverage and see if you need to make any changes for next year.
With workers harder to find, employers are hitting pause on a feature of job-based medical insurance much hated by employees: the high-deductible health plan.
Immigrants covered by private health insurance and their employers contributed nearly $25 billion more in premiums in 2014 than was spent on their care.
Insurers could use these apps to track all the activities you do while wearing the smartwatch, including steps walked, heart rate, even when you’re having sex.
If an air ambulance service is not part of your insurance network, the operator can charge the you for what the insurance company won’t cover.
While still lying in the hospital, the air ambulance company told him the ride would likely cost more than $50,000 and asked him how he planned to pay.
If someone calls and says you need to give them your personal information or money to get the new Medicare card, hang up! It’s a scam.
In some cases, the dollar amount is so high that employees feel they have little choice but to participate.
Under the new rules, these private Medicare insurance plans could require patients to try cheaper drugs first.