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Apr

Final Market Stabilization Rule

Did you know that approximately 500,000 fewer Americans enrolled in a plan during the open enrollment in 2017 than in 2016? The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued the final market stabilization rule. The goal is to increase choices, lower premiums and encourage stability in health insurance markets for 2018. The rule makes ...
10
Feb

Loss of Coverage

You may qualify for a special enrollment period if you or anyone in your household lost qualified health coverage. You have 60 days from the date of your qualifying life event to enroll in coverage.

16
Nov

Job Stress and Health

Job Stress and Health According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), stress and your health are directly related. Learn more now from the following information available from the CDC.

12
Oct

Health Insurance Terms

Understanding Health Insurance Terms Coinsurance: Coinsurance is your share of the costs of a covered health care service calculated as a percent (for example, 20 percent) of the allowed amount for the service. You pay coinsurance plus any deductibles you still owe for a covered health service. Premium: A premium is the amount of money ...
5
Oct

All Your Open Enrollment Questions Answered!

Frequently Asked Questions Q: How is the FHBA Private Health Exchange different than healthcare.gov? A: Applying through the FHBA Private Health Exchange allows for you to shop and compare all of the carriers in the private market at once and provides you with the advice of a licensed Benefits Counselor that has your individual needs in ...
2
Aug

Understanding the Basics of Medicare Supplements

WHAT IS MEDICARE? Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease. It is divided into Parts A, B, C and D. The different parts are organized to help cover specific needs. Part A Part A is Hospital Insurance …

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