Health care no longer an ‘anytime’ option

With limited exceptions, insurers are refusing to sell to individuals after the enrollment period

Health care no longer an ‘anytime’ option

Here’s more fallout from the health care law: Until now, customers could walk into an insurance office or go online to buy standard health care coverage any time of year. Not anymore. Many people who didn’t sign up during the government’s open enrollment period that ended Monday will soon find it difficult or impossible to […]

From ‘uninsured’ to ‘underinsured’

You couldn't call them uninsured any longer. You might say they're "underinsured."

From ‘uninsured’ to ‘underinsured’

  For working people making modest wages and struggling with high medical bills from chronic disease, President Barack Obama’s health care plan sounds like long-awaited relief. But the promise could go unfulfilled. It’s true that patients with cancer and difficult conditions such as multiple sclerosis or Crohn’s disease will be able to get insurance and […]