Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.
Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.
Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover mental illness care under the Affordable Care Act.
If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don’t.
Co-insurance and co-payments are different forms of cost sharing between you and your insurance company.
If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.
To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
The difference between an HMO and a PPO is in their costs and health care options.
As the residents of the South Fork townhouse complex begin to search through the rubble of yesterday’s explosion and start the long process of rebuilding and replacing what was lost, insurance will undoubtedly play a big role. That’s why as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us, being prepared in advance of a disaster is essential.