Innovations in Health Care

Portability – Part II

Posted on June 20, 2011 1:04 am By admin in Innovations in Health Care

Problem: Younger Spouses and Retirees on Medicare. The lack of individually owned, portable insurance is particularly burdensome for many women who are married to older men. When a husband retires and enrolls in Medicare, wives may be left without any coverage – and often at vulnerable times in their lives. At the same time, Medicare […]

Portability – Part III

Posted on June 20, 2011 1:02 am By admin in Innovations in Health Care

Creating Personal and Portable Health Insurance. Just because employers pay all or most of the premium does not mean that health insurance must necessarily be employer-specific. As an alternative, why can’t employees enroll in health plans that meet their needs and stay in those plans as they travel from job to job? Personal and portable […]