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Employers are feeling it every day that health insurance premiums are skyrocketing out of control. They are duplicating their efforts and finding out as they move along they have pitfalls that are eating up their bottom line. Employers have options dealing with healthcare for their employees. Staying ahead of the trend will help save them mon...

Under 65 Disabled Medicare

Many questions come up with it comes to Medicare, let alone when you are under 65 and disabled. The steps of the things you need to do or the things you know are not quite as clear as you would like it to be. If you do not register everything within a window that the government provides, you could be penalized. The penalty will be costing you more money th...

Amazon and its effect on the healthcare industry

An editorial by Eric Wilson Source: https://www.dotmed.com/news/story/41592 Amazon has made a huge impact on the retail world over the past few years. The ability to purchase just about anything online has made life easier for consumers. We have seen sporting good stores such as Sports Authority and MC Sports and Golfsmith close. Is that because of Amazon? ...

Health care billing issues: Sudden and Expensive

Photo credits: creditcards.com Insurance is designed for sudden expensive exposure that most of us cannot afford. If you look at those words again: sudden and expensive. It does not spell out the predictable and affordable. For years though, we had someone with the bigger purse paying the bills. Most of us had very little to pay out-of-pocket for an...

Aetna- CVS Merger a Win for Consumers

On December 3, 2017 it was announced that CVS pharmacy would purchase Aetna for an estimated $69 billion. This could become a move that changes the way healthcare is delivered in the United States. First, let me say that we must distinguish the difference between health insurance and health care. The two are often used synonymously. Health care is th...

Federal judge upholds order to end cost-sharing reduction subsidies

OCT 25, 2017 | BY JOEL ROSENBLATT, ANDREW HARRIS A federal judge rejected a bid by Democratic state officials to temporarily block the White House from ending so-called cost-sharing reduction payments to health insurers under the Affordable Care Act. A coalition of 19 Democratic attorneys general, led by California’s Xavier Becerra and New York’s Eric ...

Trump Changes Healthcare with Executive Order

Last week President Trump signed an executive order on health care, to cause momentum to change with the Affordable Care Act. Taking this action increases healthcare choices for millions of Americans. Having alternatives to Obamacare plans will help make things more affordable. How does that impact you? Let’s review the changes. The order d...

The Wilson Health Plan

I Sell Health, Inc. 888-448-5370 The Wilson Health Plan Posted: 28 Sep 2017 10:43 AM PDT We have heard of Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, this system is failing for a number of reasons. The Republicans have failed to pass a repeal or a replacement and seem to have no idea as to how to accomplish such a thing after seven...

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Harken Health Leaving Illinois Market July 2017

Harken Health came into the market to compete with other insurance companies with their new model using their Harken Centers. Within 2 years, they are shutting their doors. Many brokers have warned against going to a start-up company, yet they were backed by UHC. They worked out great for many people. Harken allowed individuals and families access ...

Exchange Plans Wait to Price 2018 Policies

It could be an another cold day in Chicago, as we wait to see what the Trump Administration decides to do with the healthcare subsidies. A glimmer of hope for some of those receiving subsidies. The insurance companies are fearing for the worst. Brace for impact! Health insurance companies must soon decide if they will participate in Affordable Ca...

Urgent care cost less, research finds

The Dallas Morning News Business By Sabriya Rice, Sta Writer Patients in Texas who felt sticker shock after a visit to an emergency room often could have saved thousands if they had gone to urgent care, a new study finds. Whether back problems, bronchi s or abdominal pain, patients paid $1,000 or more for treatments that would have cost them ...

Why Allowing Health Insurance Sales Across State Lines Won’t Help

Why Allowing Health Insurance Sales Across State Lines Won’t Help By Peter Orszag | March 7, 2017 Why Allowing Health Insurance Sales Across State Lines Won’t Help The effort to replace Obamacare faces increasing challenges, the more it is subjected to the harsh light of scrutiny. A good example is the proposal, apparently central to the R...

Small employers still have a chance to save money

Photo credit: clipartfest.com The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has confused many people lately. The massive increases for January 1st, 2017, has left many in a pickle. Employers are scrambling to find a solution, yet at a cost that could be as much as double their mortgage. This increase produces a financial strain on their family. T...

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The rub: American Healthcare Act

The truth is, I'm not too excited about it. There are some significant changes in here, and I think they are worth the effort to get passed. They want to try to pass a full repeal in 3 phases: The American Health Care Act, which takes full advantage of the budget reconciliation process to avoid a Democratic filibuster; Administration actions, notabl...

How is the PPACA Fairing

How is the PPACA Faring? Posted: 17 Jul 2015 01:32 PM PDT This is an article bey Alan Goforth of Benefits Pro. He cites Eric Wilson for information. http://fw.to/MUBDlZc thanks for reading

Maybe Supreme Court Justices Need to be Elected!

I Sell Health, Inc. 888-448-5370 Maybe Supreme Court Justices Need to be Elected! Posted: 16 Jul 2015 08:44 AM PDT We have seen the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, go to the Supreme Court twice in three years. Both time Supreme Court Justice John Roberts rewrote the law, rather than interpret th...