health insurance

Traveling Alternative Roads: Other Options For Health Care

Health insurance can be expensive if you are not lucky enough to have it provided by your employer. Even shopping around for the best quotes may not be within your budget. Luckily there are alternatives to health insurance that you can take advantage of so that you and your family will be safe even if […]

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Health Care Eligibility For Unauthorized Migrants – Moral & Practical Implications

Various organizations and government officials have cited estimates for the number of illegal immigrants at between eight and twenty million. With rising health care costs as a major issue for most Americans, this article considers the moral and practical issues of providing medical care for uninsured immigrants. According to a research report entitled “The Size […]

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Ehealth Releases Top Health Insurance Tax Tips For The 2013 Tax Year

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA–(Marketwired – Mar 7, 2014) – Today eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) (www.ehealth.com[1]), which operates eHealthInsurance.com, the nation’s first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released its top health and health insurance-related tax tips for the 2013 tax year. Many consumers overlook credits and deductions built into the tax code that are designed […]

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What You Need To Know About March Health Deadline

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sick of hearing about the health care law? Plenty of people have tuned out after all the political jabber and website woes. But now is the time to tune back in, before it’s too late. The big deadline is coming March 31. By that day, for the first time, nearly everyone in […]

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Tips For Steering Clear Of Health Insurance Scams

Medical and health insurance scams are rampant. Both government and private initiatives have renewed their focus on preventing health insurance fraud and abuse. Michael Williams, director of communications and membership of the National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association, says new and better technology, improved awareness, and more widely available information combine to combat fraud. Williams adds […]

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4 Tips For Savvy Health Care Shopping

Your employer and President Barack Obama[1] are imploring you to become a better health care consumer. They want everyone to take a more active role in his or her care because it’s vital to help slow the seemingly perpetual rise of health care expenses. A growing number of companies offer high-deductible health plans that make […]

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Health Insurance For College Students: Take Note Of These Tips

Noel Carrillo was nervous this summer about his lack of health insurance. “I was a little bit scared because things happen all the time,” said the 26-year-old Westwood resident. But now that he’s headed to medical school at UCLA[1], help has arrived. Like millions of other students across the nation, he’s covered by a university […]

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Ehealth Releases Top Health And Health Insurance Tax Tips For The 2012 Tax Year

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA–(Marketwire – Feb 19, 2013) – Today eHealth, Inc. ( NASDAQ : EHTH ) (eHealthInsurance.com[1]), America’s first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released a series of tips for health insurance consumers preparing to file their 2012 federal tax returns. Many consumers overlook credits and deductions built into the tax code that […]

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Choosing Health Insurance That Meets Your Needs

MISSION, KS–(Marketwire – Jan 3, 2013) – (Family Features) Millions of working Americans are still without health insurance, and many more worry about whether they’ll be able to afford their existing coverage due to rising health costs. “With the rising cost of care, individuals want more affordable options when it comes to health insurance,” says […]

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Are You Missing Out On Year-end Benefits? Ehealthinsurance Releases Health Insurance Tips For Last Weeks Of 2012

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA–(Marketwire – Dec 19, 2012) – Today eHealthInsurance (www.ehealthinsurance.com[1]) ( NASDAQ : EHTH ), America’s first and largest private health insurance exchange, released its top five year-end health insurance tips for consumers. For many consumers with health, vision or dental insurance, annual benefits and deductibles will reset on January 1, 2013. In the […]

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