Getting the most from your health care plan

Understanding the different elements of an insurance plan and seeing  how it aligns with your healthcare needs can lead you to your best  option.

A clear understanding of how much medical care you need is a good place to start.

Make a thorough assessment of your medical needs

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Although cost isn’t the only factor to consider, it plays a significant role in your decision.

Be realistic about your budget

Know what health plans are available to you

It’s best to know what type of plans are available to you. For example,  depending on your age or income, you may qualify for Medicare or  Medicaid.

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Understanding what a deductible is and how it’s different from copay and coinsurance can be a great help.

Brush up on health insurance terms


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