As cold and flu season approaches, you will inevitably be exposed to a coworker who shouldn’t be at work (their cough or runny nose will tell you so). But how sick is too sick? If you have the symptoms on this list, you are not going to perform your best AND you may transmit disease. Stay [...]
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The festivities of the holiday season are well upon us. Like the rest of your fellow Americans, you are now under the constant bombardment of twinkling lights, plastic garland, nostalgic movies on every television channel, corny Christmas tunes escaping elevator speakers, the daily onslaught of Amazon boxes on your doorstep and of course, the building [...]
You could have high cholesterol and not know it. That’s because high cholesterol doesn’t have signs or symptoms until it’s too late and you experience a stroke or heart attack. But many Americans won’t go to their healthcare provider to get tested. In fact, 40% of Americans don’t go to the doctor for medical tests [...]
Planning an adventure-filled vacation any time soon? Don't forget the accident insurance. The top reasons for buying accident insurance are preparation for unexpected injuries, relief from needing to use savings to cover the potential costs of medical expenses and to offset high out-of-pocket deductibles. (Photo: Shutterstock) Planning a hike along the Pacific Northwest Trail? A [...]
Hi Folks . . .I represent United Healthcare, Aetna and all the other insurance carriers on the marketplace. You can now get "Personalized Service" to compare your current health plan with lots of new choices. I get paid directly thru the insurance carriers. I am here to help you find the right insurance plan that [...]
Close-up of office workers during their work One of the problems in DC is that, instead of working together to develop a plan to fix our broken health care system, nearly everyone develops their own plan so that they can take credit for it. That certainly seems to be the case among the [...]
I am licensed to handle all your health insurance enrollments in the states of: NC, SC, OH, IL, AZ, AL, MO, MI, TN and FL Whether you are eligible to get a subsidy or not, get on my "Priority List" of people to call first thing in November. There will be lots to choose from, [...]
A recent article from Health Leaders Media summarizes the results of a global study from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington. Here are a few of the findings: “The United States exceeds every other nation in total healthcare costs.” The average cost of an outpatient visit in the United States is nearly [...]
This is a weird time in the United States. Republicans and Democrats are at an impasse on healthcare; they can’t seem to agree on anything. But it’s worse than that. Each side seems to hate anything the other side proposes, and with a divided Congress, it’s pretty clear that we aren’t going to see any [...]