What you can expect to pay on your healthcare claims

Recently, we’ve received numerous calls from everyday folks, just like you, who have had medical treatment and aren’t sure what to expect as it relates to their claims.  More to the point, they want to know how much are they going to owe.   The answer to this question is based on which category of patient Read more about What you can expect to pay on your healthcare claims[…]

How to get a PPO!

If you’ve been trying to get insurance during the Open Enrollment, which ends December 15th, you have probably noticed you can’t get a PPO or Preferred Provider Organizations.  PPOs are only offered in the Small and Large Group markets.  The reason why is a topic for a future blog.  This topic is about how to get Read more about How to get a PPO![…]

Another Healthcare Law that Sounds Good but does No Good

In 1986, Congress enacted the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act or EMTALA.  In 1994 they revised the Act to include the “prudent layperson” definition as a standard for evaluating whether a patient has an emergency condition.  Boiled down, it says if you think it is an emergency, then it is to be classified as Read more about Another Healthcare Law that Sounds Good but does No Good[…]