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Health Insurance Infographics
Finding Medicare Insurance Coverage
There are two paths to take when it comes to getting Medicare coverage. This map will help you decide which way to go for coverage: Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage.
Percentage of Group Health Plans that Cover Specific Medical Services
Find out how many group health insurance plans cover 100 percent of certain medical services.
American vs. National Health Care
American usage and perception of health care similar to other national models.
Dissecting a Health Plan
Can't tell the difference between a deductible or a copayment? Use this infographic to help distinguish parts of a health insurance plan.
Deducting Health Care Costs
A majority of consumers are unaware that they can deduct out-of-pocket health care costs from their taxes.
Marriage and Health Insurance
Learn about the steps to take when getting married to change health insurance policies and health insurance trends for women.
The Whole Wide World is Confused about their Health
GoHealth has created an infographic to help show how the whole word views their health compared to how many suffer from chronic conditions.
Medicare Advantage Enrollment Stays Strong
GoHealth shows how Medicare Advantage enrollment continues to increase despite increasing health care costs and health care reform.
Medicare Enrollment for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D
Learn about Medicare enrollment for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D with this infographic by GoHealth.
Health Insurance in the U.S.
See how states compare to one another when it comes to health insurance costs across the United States.
Difference between Obamacare and Romneycare
An explanation of the differences between Obamacare and Romneycare.
Obamacare - Affordable Care Act Infographic
Learn about Obamacare, also known as the Affordable Care Act, in this infographic created by GoHealthInsurance.
Is Your Business Large?
GoHealth shares the government formula for determining if the ACA considers a business to be large.
Health Insurance Rates - What Young Adults Need to Know about Health Care Reform
GoHealth informs consumers about a steep health insurance rate increase for young adults in 2014 due to health care reform.
Health Insurance News
GoHealth in the News
In The News 2013
May 23, 2013
California Outlines Health Premiums
California's new health-insurance exchange, the largest state-operated marketplace emerging under the federal health-care overhaul, will offer consumers premiums that vary widely but often avoid the steepest increases experts had predicted.
May 23, 2013
How Two Former College Roommates Turned Advice Into a Thriving Healthcare Company
Clint Jones meets with the Sun Times to discuss the start of GoHealth and the future with health care reform.
May 23, 2013
Brandon Cruz & Clint Jones
A Drink With talks to Brandon, President of GoHealth, and Clint, CEO of GoHealth, to discuss how GoHealth was started by two friends and the excitement of Chicago becoming known as a technology hub.
May 21, 2013
Going to college? Some things you need to know
GoHealth discusses what college students need to know when it comes to health insurance.
May 11, 2013
Ad Spending on Obamacare May Make Don Draper Blush
As states and the U.S. government prepare to market health plans to the uninsured, a feeding frenzy has begun among advertising and marketing agencies clamoring to get a portion of promotional spending that could reach billions of dollars.
May 9, 2013
Health Care Reform Coming This Fall
Michael Mahoney from GoHealth joins a panel to discuss health care reform provisions that kick in this fall.
April 26, 2013
Pets at work, time off: Employers add perks
USA Today discusses new perks among employers and the unlimited vacation policy at GoHealth.
April 18, 2013
Will You Be Getting a Health Reform Subsidy?
Brad Burd, General Counsel of GoHealth, discusses subsidy eligibility for health care reform and health insurance plans starting in 2014.
March 28, 2013
Advice for Small Employers Confused by Obamacare
Insights into how small businesses should handle Obamacare health insurance changes.
March 27, 2013
Companies Cashing in on Obamacare
Brandon Cruz, President of GoHealth, is featured in CNN talking about company changes due to health care reform and helping individuals shop for health insurance.
February 14, 2013
GoHealth to Add 150 Jobs in City
The Chicago Tribune’s article on how GoHealth plans to add at least 150 jobs as we ramp up for the health reform overhaul.
January 29, 2013
Preparing for Reform: A Quick Update on New Guidelines for Employers
Brad Burd, General Counsel of GoHealth, discusses the latest guidelines for large businesses confused about complying with the Affordable Care Act on his Huffington Post blog.
January 9, 2013
Health Care Spending Holds Steady But Insurance Rates Increase
EverydayHealth.com explains that while health care spending has remained constant for several years, many insurance companies are requesting approval for premium rate hikes.
January 7, 2013
Digital Health Funding Year in Review
TechCrunch.com confirms that it was a banner year for digital health.
In The News 2012
December 10, 2012
What Hotel Executives Need to Know About Health Reform
Know how the Affordable Care Act will affect the hospitality industry.
December 5, 2012
Big Business and Health Reform: What's Really at Stake?
With the Affordable Care Act (ACA) going into full effect in 2014, the future of health insurance coverage at major corporations has received a high level of media attention lately.
November 30, 2012
FSAs: Your End-of-Year Play to Get Every Dime Out of a Health Account
Flexible Spending Accounts don't get a great deal of media play, but maybe they should.
November 27, 2012
How to Make the Affordable Care Act More Affordable
Although the underlying premise of the Affordable Care Act is that health insurance will be available to all, significant variations in rates can be found.
November 12, 2012
GoHealth's Remedy for Health Plan Headaches
Brandon Cruz and Clint Jones were just a couple of recent college graduates who didn't know much about health insurance when they plunked down $5,000 each on a startup to help agents do a better job.
November 7, 2012
Barack Obama Wins: What It Means for Health Care
President Barack Obama's victory in Tuesday's election ensures that the health reform law, the signature accomplishment of his first term, will move forward.
November 5, 2012
Can Obama fire up younger voters?
As national attention focuses on the devastation inflicted on Atlantic states by megastorm Sandy, polls show the same basic electoral reality that has prevailed throughout the presidential campaign: Without a strong turnout among young voters, President Barack Obama loses on Nov. 6.
November 5, 2012
The Election and the Real Future of Medicare
President Obama and Governor Romney see different futures for Medicare, the federally-funded health insurance program for senior citizens and disabled Americans.
October 22, 2012
Can Romney Really Repeal Obamacare?
Gov. Mitt Romney has repeatedly promised that, if elected, he would act on day one of his presidency to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
October 10, 2012
Obamacare Versus Romneycare: How Similar Are They?
With the presidential race in full swing, a main issue that continues to be discussed is health care.
October 5, 2012
How to Find the Best Medicare Advantage Plans
Medicare is not a one-size-fits-all program. When you go into Medicare you have to make a number of choices.
October 3, 2012
VC funding for digital health up 70 percent, says report
Venture capital support for traditional life sciences companies may be up for debate, but enthusiasm for digital health startups certainly seems to be on the rise.
September 27, 2012
Sears to Overhaul Health Insurance Benefits
Sears Holdings Corp. and Aon P.L.C. are radically shifting the way their employees choose their health care coverage - letting employees decide their level of coverage and how much of their employer's contribution to spend.
September 18, 2012
How to Stop Wasteful Spending in Health Care
Despite the constant finger pointing on Capitol Hill, the nation's health-care woes cannot be blamed on one particular issue.
August 6, 2012
Your Money Matters - Healthcare Choices
Top three things to look for when shopping for health insurance.
July 10, 2012
Insurance Brokers Threatened by Health Care Reform
Health insurance agents that help small businesses shop for coverage say some provisions of the health care reform act threaten their livelihoods.
July 3, 2012
Small Businesses have Different Health Insurance Options
Employers with more than 50 workers may drop coverage, pay fine, raise wages.
June 25, 2012
Torrid Rate of Growth for Digital Health Funding
After investments in digital health doubled from 2009 to 2011, the torrid pace of growth has continued in the first half of 2012.
June 20, 2012
Emanuel, Lee, Harford Among Names Dropping by Techweek
Fresh off the heels of getting a $50 million equity investment, GoHealth, a Chicago-based technology company is playing host to Techweek 2012 in Chicago.
June 13, 2012
Venture Capital Deals
GoHealth, multi-carrier quote engine for healthcare insurance, has raised $50 million in minority equity funding for Norwest Equity Partners.
June 13, 2012
With Obamacare Still in Play, GoHealth Lands $50M for Health Insurance Comparison Shopping
A study done by GoHealth shows North Texans pay higher insurance premiums than most of the country.
June 12, 2012
Norwest Acquires Pentec Health, Picks up $50M Minority Stake in GoHealth
Norwest Equity Partners is keeping itself busy... and invested $50 million for a minority stake in GoHealth Inc., operator of the health insurance website GoHealthInsurance.com.
June 12, 2012
Norwest Equity Partners Backs GoHealth with $50M
Norwest Equity Partners has poured $50 million into GoHealth, a Chicago-based technology company.
June 12, 2012
GoHealth gets Funding from Norwest
GoHealth, a Chicago-based technology company that helps consumers shop for health insurance, said Tuesday it has raised $50 million in funding from Norwest Equity Partners.
June 12, 2012
GoHealth Raises $50M for Insurance Quote Comparison
Shopping for health insurance is about as fun as a pap smear. That's assuming, of course, that you actually need health insurance - as in, you're not a 20-something in perfect health, and then it's as fun as a pap smear that you're paying for out-of-pocket.
June 4, 2012
Office Space: GoHealth
Funky office at GoHealth.com helps recruit "ridiculously energetic, creative minds" at online health insurance portal. For the gallery of Office Space photos go here.
June 3, 2012
Insurance Expert Talks about Options for Recent Graduates
Mark Colwell from GoHealth talks about insurance options for students that have recently graduated.
May 15, 2012
Recent Grad Health Insurance Tips
For those recent grads who no longer have access to their school health insurance, here is the health insurance survival guide.
May 13, 2012
Health Insurance Advice for Recent College Grads
Thousands of college-aged students across the Carolinas are facing graduation, and first-time, full-time jobs.
May 3, 2012
How Summer Hours Make Employees More Productive
Just the idea of summer creates thoughts of palm trees and pool sides. Many parents take off during the season to vacation with their kids and employers lose productivity.
May 1, 2012
Pricing Out the Decades of Adult Life: How Health Insurance Premiums Grow with You
There's nothing like receiving a health insurance rate increase in the mail to celebrate a birthday. A comprehensive study by GoHealthInsurance reveals that monthly premiums grow with age.
April 26, 2012
CEO Spotlight: GoHealth Insurance
The co-founders of the Chicago company reveal how they've managed to find success in the ever-evolving industry.
April 25, 2012
10 Ways to Save Money on Insurance
If you saw a friend turn giddy at the prospect of buying insurance, you will likely think him delusional.
April 23, 2012
Health Insurance for College Grads
As the school year ends, so does your university's coverage. Typically, a student health care plan provided through your college or university will run out within months of graduating.
April 16, 2012
8 Things Every Woman Should Know about Health Insurance
As we head into elections the topic of health insurance is heating up even more. One things that's not talked about much is coverage for women.
April 13, 2012
GoHealth Hiring 40 Insurance Agents
Chicago-based GoHealthInsurance.com, an online health insurance platform, said it is hiring about 40 agents and multiple technology positions to quickly grow their business.
March 31, 2012
Things to Know About Health Care for Women
Michael Mahoney of GoHealth meets with NBC Chicago to discuss what women should know when choosing health insurance and what they should look for in the current coverage.
March 28, 2012
GoHealthInsurance talks health care reform and what it means for you
Brad Burd, General Counsel of GoHealthInsurance.com, meets with WGN to discuss the future of health care reform and the individual mandate.
March 27, 2012
6 Ways to Save on Medical Expenses at Tax Time
When preparing taxes, many people make the mistake of overlooking deductible health care expenses, which can reduce the overall cost of medical care and insurance.
March 22, 2012
Eight Things Every Woman Should Know about Their Health Care
Brandon Cruz from GoHealthInsurance meets with CBS in Los Angeles to discuss eight things every woman should know about their health care and health insurance.
March 17, 2012
GoHealth Offers Tips for Women's Health Insurance Coverage
GoHealthInsurance.com meets with KENS5 in San Antonio to discuss tips for women's health insurance coverage.
March 11, 2012
GoHealth provides tips for women's health coverage
GoHealth's Mark Colwell interviewed with KVUE-TV (ABC) in Austin, Texas to discuss health insurance options for women.
March 9, 2012
Unlimited Vacation Doesn't Create Slackers – It Ensures Productivity
By tossing the two-week standard in favor of an honor system with unlimited time off, some companies are seeing an exponential rise in productivity. Now, they just have to be mindful of staff burnout.
March 5, 2012
Taking case studies live
Clint Jones, co-founder and CEO of GoHealth – recognized by Inc. magazine as among the top 10 fastest growing software companies in the nation – recently spent two hours in a DePaul classroom receiving marketing advice from students.
February 23, 2012
Health Care Reform: The Unintended Impact on Children
When health care reform was passed in 2010, many applauded the provision that children could no longer be denied health insurance due to pre-existing conditions, but there's decidedly less clapping now.
February 17, 2012
Get the most out of your health insurance deductible
If you're like most consumers, you haven't given much thought to the deductible you pay on your health insurance. You should.
February 15, 2012
Health insurance options coming for same sex couples
As gay marriage moves along a bumpy path toward broader acceptance and legalization, the impact is being felt in the world of health care and health insurance.
In The News 2011
October 21, 2011
Tips For Navigating Open Enrollment Season
For many companies, November marks the start of open enrollment season for health-care plans, and although weeding through insurance jargon and coverage cost-sharing formulas is not…
October 7, 2011
More Bang For Your Rx Bucks
Open enrollment season for health plans it as hand, so now's the time to review options for next year.
September 28, 2011
How to Save on Health Insurance, Part 2: Individual Plans
In part one of this series, I examined how people with employer-supplied health insurance can save money and maximize their benefits during open enrollment.
September 27, 2011
How to Save on Health Insurance, Part 1: Open Enrollment
Late September marks the beginning of "open enrollment," the multi-week period when employees can select their employer-offered benefits, including health care plans.
GoHealth Press Releases
Press Releases 2013
November 25, 2013
Through GoHealth, America Can Now Complete Full Enrollment and Obtain Tax Credits in 2014 Health Insurance
GoHealthInsurance.com Is the First Private Marketplace to Integrate With the Federal Data Services Hub and Allow Americans to Bypass the Federal Site and Successfully Enroll in Health Plans for Effective Dates in 2014
October 10, 2013
GoHealth Gets Consumers Ready for Medicare Open Enrollment
September 19, 2013
GoHealth Names Robert R. Millard as CFO
September 10, 2013
GoHealth Finds Half of Individual and Family Health Insurance Market Eligible for Tax Credits and Subsidies
Leading Health Insurance Marketplace Finds Over 45 Percent of Individuals and 52 Percent of Families May Be Eligible for Lower Costs Under Affordable Care Act
August 19, 2013
GoHealth Confirms Web Broker Entity, Agent Agreements With U.S Government
Local Chicago Company Uniquely Positioned to Capitalize on New Health Insurance Shoppers
July 01, 2013
GoHealth Executives Win EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award in Midwest Region
Brandon Cruz and Clint Jones of GoHealthInsurance.com Awarded Highest Honor in the Category of Private Equity and Venture Capital
June 14, 2013
GoHealth Named One of Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™
The National Association for Business Resources Awards GoHealth Second Year in a Row
May 20, 2013
GoHealth is Named Moxie Award Finalist for Breakthrough Digital Company of the Year
GoHealthInsurance.com Recognized for Innovation and Excellence in the Digital Space.
May 9, 2013
GoHealth Executives Among Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Midwest Finalists
Brandon Cruz and Clint Jones, two of GoHealth's top executives, have been named finalists in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2013 program in the Midwest.
April 15, 2013
GoHealth Launches Health Reform Tax Subsidy Calculator
GoHealth has created an easy-to-use and dependable online calculator that estimates 2014 individual tax subsidies and health insurance premiums for people in all 50 states.
April 11, 2013
GoHealth: Five Steps to Opening a Health Savings Account
GoHealth has a list of five steps that people considering an Health Savings Account should pay attention to.
February 28, 2013
GoHealth Answers Five Questions About Public Health Exchanges
As a major part of reform, public exchanges will dramatically change the way some Americans shop for and purchase health insurance coverage.
February 13, 2013
GoHealth Releases Four Facts About Health Reform Subsidies
Four facts about the health reform tax subsidies that consumers should know and understand.
Press Releases 2012
December 28, 2012
GoHealth: Affordable Care Act Changes in 2013
GoHealth shares a few little-known changes that are going into effect in 2013 as a result of health reform.
December 20, 2012
GoHealth: 2013 Health Insurance Predictions
GoHealth looks into their crystal ball and shares health insurance predictions for 2013.
November 29, 2012
Five Ways to Use Flexible Saving Account Funds Before It's Too Late
GoHealth suggest a few smart ways to utilize your Flexible Savings Account before the end of the year.
November 15, 2012
GoHealth Releases Consumer Survey Results and Views on Medicare
GoHealth consumers offer their insights into the current and future state of Medicare.
October 31, 2012
5 Signs You Have the Wrong Health Insurance Plan
Read the five signs that may show you have the wrong health insurance plan, by GoHealthInsurance.
October 11, 2012
Five Reasons to Talk With an Insurance Agent About Medicare Open Enrollment
Read the five reasons to talk with an insurance agent about Medicare Open Enrollment described, by GoHealthInsurance.
September 29, 2012
GoHealth: Ten Preventive Health Services That No Longer Cost Consumers
GoHealth Insurance encourages consumers to take advantage of the services now available at no additional cost to eligible health insurance policyholders as a result of health care reform.
September 26, 2012
GoHealth Infographic: ObamaCare vs. RomneyCare
GoHealth released an infographic offereing a side-by-side comparison of ObamaCare and RomneyCare.
September 7, 2012
New GoHealth Infographic: Medicare Advantage Enrollment Stays Strong
GoHealth has released a new infographic that illustrates just how popular Medicare Advantage plans have become over the past ten years.
August 8, 2012
Built in Chicago Names GoHealth as One of the Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago
The remarkable increase in the number of technology companies popping up in Chicago is hard to ignore.
July 23, 2012
GoHealth Teen Tech Day a Success
GoHealthInsurance.com partnered with Erie Neighborhood House to host 15 teens for their first Teen Tech Day.
July 9, 2012
National Association of Business Resources Names GoHealth as One of Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies
The number of Chicago-based technology companies has grown exponentially in the past few years, drawing attention to the city as an emerging epicenter of innovation and commerce.
June 19, 2012
GoHealth is an Official Sponsor of Techweek in Chicago
GoHealthInsurance.com, a Chicago-based technology company, has been announced as an official sponsor for the 2012 Techweek Conference & Expo held at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, June 22 - 26, 2012.
June 12, 2012
GoHealth Announces $50 Million Investment from Norwest Equity Partners
GoHealth, a Chicago-based technology company, has announced a $50 million equity investment from Norwest Equity Partners ("NEP"), a leading middle market investment firm.
June 2, 2012
GoHealth Hosts Teens from Erie Neighborhood House for Teen Tech Day
GoHealthInsurance.com, a Chicago-based technology company, partners with Erie Neighborhood House to host 15 teens for a Teen Tech Day.
May 10, 2012
GoHealth Presents a Student Health Insurance Survival Guide
GoHealthInsurance has created a Student Health Insurance Survival Guide to help graduates and new students understand their health insurance options.
April 26, 2012
Pricing out the decades of adult life: Study by GoHealth
Study by GoHealthInsurance examines effect of age on health insurance premiums and highlights age's major impact on insurance costs.
April 2, 2012
GoHealthInsurance Hiring 40 Health Insurance Agents
If the economic recovery is slow to bring back jobs, no one told GoHealth.
February 29, 2012
Few Consumers Will Deduct Out-of-Pocket Health Care Costs: GoHealthInsurance Survey
To prepare for tax season, GoHealthInsurance.com experts have surveyed consumers to test their knowledge about health care tax deductions.
January 17, 2012
GoHealth: How to Use a Health Insurance Deductible in 2012
Learn how to use your health insurance deductible in 2012 with tips from GoHealthInsurance.
Press Releases 2011
December 01, 2011
Eight Do's and Don'ts for Medicare Open Enrollment by GoHealthInsurance
As Medicare open enrollment ends soon, individuals should review the eight do's and don'ts for open enrollment from GoHealthInsurance.
November 16, 2011
GoHealth Makes List of Top Chicago Workplaces
GoHealthInsurance.com has made the list of tip Chicago workplaces after being nominated by employees.
October 24, 2011
GoHealth Employees Begin Projects Today for Company's Second Innovation Invasion
GoHealth, an Insurance Technology Company, will kick off its second Innovation Invasion where employees have 48 hours to create any project.
September 28, 2011
GoHealth Prepares Individuals for Medicare Open Enrollment
As Medicare open enrollment nears, GoHealth experts have created an infographic to help explain the basic differences between Medicare Advantage and Original Medicare.
August 03, 2011
GoHealthInsurance: Six Questions to Ask a Health Insurance Agent
GoHealth experts have created six questions to ask a health insurance agent before purchasing a health plan
July 16, 2011
GoHealthInsurance: 10 Do's and Don'ts for Purchasing Health Insurance
GoHealth experts have compiled 10 do's and don'ts for purchasing health insurance.
June 25, 2011
GoHealth Breaks Down Coverage of Group Health Plans with Infographic
GoHealth takes a look at medical services that are covered by a percentage of employer-sponsored health insurance plans.
June 18, 2011
Planning Retirement? GoHealth Provides Steps for Considering Health Insurance Options.
GoHealth lists steps consumers should take when considering their health insurance options for retirement.
June 09, 2011
What Are the Five Things Consumers Must Know About Their Health Insurance Plan? GoHealth Explains It All
GoHealthInsurance lists five things that consumers must know about their health insurance plans.
May 26, 2011
GoHealth Experts Urge Newlyweds to Review Health Insurance Option
Newlyweds should re-evaluate their current health insurance options to determine their financial and health care needs are being met.
May 14, 2011
GoHealth Workplace Launches New Information Center
GoHealth Workplace launches a new information center to provide businesses and employers access to a few private health insurance exchange.
April 06, 2011
Graduating Students Should Consider Health Insurance Options: GoHealth Offers Tips for Students
Students graduating this summer should consider their health insurance options and follow a few steps from GoHealth experts.
March 12, 2011
Ohio Open Enrollment for Children and Adults: GoHealth Experts Explain Benefits
During open enrollment for Ohio residents, children and adults can sign up for affordable health insurance policies notes GoHealthInsurance.
March 02, 2011
Combat Increasing Health Insurance Costs with Tips from GoHealthInsurance.com
Struggling with health insurance costs? GoHealth experts offer tips to fight health insurance rate increases for individuals and employees.
February 08, 2011
GoHealthInsurance.com is Hiring in Chicago
GoHealthInsurance is hiring in Chicago to improve their health insurance technology platform.
January 24, 2011
Open Enrollment Periods for Child-Only Health Insurance Policies Ending Soon
Many states have enacted open enrollment periods for child-only health insurance policies notes GoHealthInsurance.com.
January 19, 2011
GoHealthInsurance.com Highlights the Pros and Cons of HMO and PPO Individual Health Insurance Plans
Shopping for health insurance can be confusing without understanding the differences between the most popular individual coverage options, HMO and PPO plans.
January 15, 2011
GoHealthInsurance.com Announces the Free Insurance Sweepstakes Winner
The recipient of the grand prize of the GoHealth Free Insurance Sweepstake will be awarded a payment equal to the amount of the annual premiums up to $5,000.
January 08, 2011
Become a Thrify Health Insurance Consumer with Tips from GoHealthInsurance.com
GoHealthInsurance.com is offering consumers tips on how to become thrifty consumers when it comes to shopping for health insurance.