What to Know Before Choosing a Health Plan
We've compiled our best resources to help you feel prepared for Open Enrollment, which starts on November 1st, 2018 for most of the country (check here to see if your state differs)! Learn more about the the most common health insurance terms, reasons to consider switching plans, plan network types, how to make sure your doctor accepts your plan, and how to choose the best metal tier for your health needs. If you have any additional questions, we're always here to help.
Understanding what a doctor network is and how to stay in-network is key to getting the most out of your money when it comes to your health insurance plan. Read on to learn what a doctor network even is, the types of networks, and how you can go about finding an in-network provider.
Health insurance plans are filled with all kinds of confusing jargon, and it probably feels like there are dozens of health insurance terms to know. We have broken down the most important ones into understandable language so you know what you are looking at as you shop around and start comparing plans.
While switching health insurance plans takes a little more work than just sticking with your current plan, it is oftentimes the best option! Read on for seven reasons to consider switching.
Get to know the plan network types! What's the difference between an HMO and PPO, anyway? We'll walk you through the different types to help you understand which plan network is best for you!
Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum... oh my! Plan selection comes down to this delicate decision matrix: your financial situation, your best guess on how much care you need, and your risk profile. Here's our guide on the Metal Tiers.