Understanding what health insurance does and does not cover

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Insurance doesn’t cover everything Health insurance is often a controversial issue. From criticism of for-profit insurance companies to new laws that are having a dramatic impact on how health care works, it can be difficult to understand exactly what is and is not covered by a typical insurance policy. Without an understanding of what insurance companies do and do not cover, you could be placing yourself at serious financial risk. It should be noted that no single insurance company provides coverage for all diseases. While insurers in the U.S. are…

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North Dakota agency calls for health insurance information from providers

North Dakota Health Insurance

Agency seeks out health insurance information In the U.S., federal law has introduced major changes to the way health insurance works throughout the country. The impact of the law will take time to fully understand, but states are beginning to gather information concerning the effects of the Affordable Care Act. The North Dakota Insurance Department has petitioned all health insurance companies in the state to provide the agency with information regarding the impact of new federal regulations and other reforms that have come to the health insurance sector. Data on…

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Health insurance exchange campaign from HHS underway

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Considerable efforts from a new call center to a revamped website have been created to educate people about the changes. The Department of Health and Human Services has now launched a new campaign to help to spread the word about the health insurance exchanges, what they’re about, and how they will be used starting in October when the open enrollment begins. This campaign has been launched to make sure that Americans can easily gain all the information they require. In an effort to help to enroll millions of people through…

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Health insurance survey shows struggles among New Hampshire residents

New Hampshire Health Insurance

Study reveals that few understand the markets for medical coverage in the state. New Hampshire is getting ready to begin its health insurance marketplace, as per the federal healthcare reforms, but a recent survey has shown that the vast majority of the residents of the state either don’t understand the changes or are completely unaware that they will be occurring. The marketplace is being created by the state and should be open for enrollment by October. The health insurance exchange in the state is going to be called the New…

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Health insurance providers must now offer information fact sheets

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This should provide vital comparison data that assists consumers in making the best choice. As consumers find it very challenging to sift through the vast array of different complex health insurance plans, with all of their different coverages, caps, rules, regulations, and exceptions a new law has now been put into effect, which requires insurers to issue fact sheets to make this process easier. This data is meant to help people covered through their employers as well as in the individual market. Last week, the Affordable Care Act added its…

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