Despite the best efforts by organizers, all wrist bands for the massive weeklong free healthcare clinic at the Los Angeles Sports Arena were gone by 11 a.m. this morning. In a follow-up to the largest free healthcare clinic ever held in Los Angeles, the Remote Area Medical (RAM) mobile clinic opened yesterday and began providing . . . → Read More: Too Much Demand for Remote Area Medical Clinic in Los Angeles; All Registration Wristbands Gone
In yet another step that health insurance companies are taking ahead of healthcare reform schedule, two of the nation’s largest health insurers have announced that they will be ending the practice of dropping health insurance policyholders when they become sick, common referred to as “rescission.” Under healthcare reform, Wellpoint, the parent company for Anthem Blue . . . → Read More: Healthcare Reform: Wellpoint (Anthem Blue Cross) and Blue Shield of California End Rescissions Ahead of Schedule
It’s a sign of these uncertain times, but we keep getting questions about COBRA and health insurance; “What is COBRA?”, “How much does COBRA health insurance cost?”, “Who is eligible for COBRA health insurance?”, and “How long does COBRA last?” are just some of the questions we’ve been receiving lately.
As most of you are . . . → Read More: Question of the Day: Is There Any Way to Extend My COBRA Health Insurance Benefits? Maybe