Your source for health insurance quotes and plans.

Category Archives: General Healthcare

Top unanswered questions regarding an Obamacare repeal




by Brooke Jarchow Uncertainty continues to linger over the Trump administration’s notion to repeal and replace Obamacare. President Trump, newly-confirmed health secretary Tom Price, and others are still divided when it comes to how to pay for a replacement plan, how much of Obamacare to repeal, and other important details. It’s clear that before moving forward […]

GoHealth Community, Health Care Reform, Individual Health Insurance, Politics and Legislation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | | Leave a comment

The majority of physicians support the Affordable Care Act




by Brooke Jarchow With over 20 million people at risk to lose health insurance coverage should the Affordable Care Act be repealed by the Trump administration, we turn to primary care physicians to hear their views on the Affordable Care Act and the potential repeal of the law. The views of primary care physicians are […]

Health Care Reform, Individual Health Insurance, Politics and Legislation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | | Leave a comment

Obamacare and mental health coverage share an uncertain future




by Brooke Jarchow Tomorrow, President-elect Donald Trump will take office as the next President of the United States. The President-elect made a list of promises for his first 100 days in office, including a promise to “immediately deliver a full repeal of Obamacare“. Despite revealing few details of a replacement plan so far, Trump has also […]

Health Care Reform, Individual Health Insurance, Politics and Legislation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | | Leave a comment

5 things to know when shopping for a Medicare Supplement plan




by Lauren Mandel If you’re eligible for Medicare, you may want to consider a Medicare Supplement policy. These plans can help close any gaps in your current Medicare coverage by helping to pay for certain costs like copayments. At the end of 2015, almost 20 million Americans had a Medicare Supplement plan. Not sure if a […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

Your basic introduction to Medicare Supplement plans




by Lauren Mandel According to a survey recently conducted by GoHealth, 72 percent of Medicare-eligible Americans want more information about Medigap to help them better shop for coverage. You talked; we listened. In this blog post, we’re sharing information that will hopefully help Americans better understand Medicare Supplement plans, often referred to as Medigap. To start, […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

What it would mean to lose the pre-existing conditions provision of Obamacare




by Brooke Jarchow Under the Affordable Care Act, those with pre-existing conditions cannot be denied health coverage or charged more for coverage. However, before January 1, 2014, those with pre-existing conditions (health-related problems that exist before applying for health insurance or enrolling in a new plan) could be denied coverage or charged higher premiums based […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

5 ways you could be causing diabetes without knowing it




by Sam Kraft November is National Diabetes Month, and a global spotlight is shining on a deadly disease that affects more than 29 million people in the United States. Which makes today an opportune time to ask yourself: Could you be causing (or living with) type 2 diabetes…and not even know it? Before you dismiss that […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

Our top health care tips for National Health Education Week




by Lauren Mandel Do you prioritize your health on a regular basis? Do you know all there is to know about your personal health? And most importantly, are you your own biggest advocate when it comes to your health? If you answered “no” to even one of those questions, now is the time to learn […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

Medicare Open Enrollment dates you need to know




by Lauren Mandel and Adam Tock Medicare Open Enrollment begins this Saturday, October 15, and we’re sharing dates and information to know before choosing Medicare coverage for the upcoming year. Call 1-877-568-1851 – TTY: 711 to speak with a licensed sales agent now. Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment

Breast cancer awareness resources for October and beyond




by Lauren Mandel In the United States, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. That’s a scary statistic, and unfortunately, it’s also a reality for far too many women. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and although you may want to help or learn more about the disease, you […]

General Healthcare | | Leave a comment