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Rebecca’s HealthyMarks Medicare Story

Rebecca’s HealthyMarks Medicare Story

“Shopping for Medicare was so confusing and so difficult. I am very grateful to Keaton and Alexa Marks. They were able to come to my home and help me find the plan that was best for me. Their services were absolutely free. They were able to take me through the whole process and if I ever have any questions I just have to pick up the phone and call them.” – Rebecca

California is reinstating the health insurance mandate

California is reinstating the health insurance mandate

California, not the Federal Government, is implementing this new mandate. It is important for everyone to understand the new California mandate. You may be familiar with this mandate because it was originally built into the ACA when it initially passed. However, our current administration removed the mandate because it was so disliked.

Kaiser’s data regarding their Tele-Health

Kaiser’s data regarding their Tele-Health

Visits in medicine, pediatrics, dermatology, after-hours care, and psychiatry accounted for 77% of all video visits; 2796 primary care providers conducted a video visit (median, 17 visits per primary care provider). More than 90% of patients with a video visit had accessed in-person health care in the previous year.

Kaiser Permanente chief says members are flocking to virtual visits

Kaiser Permanente chief says members are flocking to virtual visits

IT accounts for about 25% of the health system’s $3.8 billion annual capital spend. That’s about 6% of the $71 billion in revenue that Oakland, Calif.-based Kaiser Permanente generates annually, making it the nation’s largest integrated health system. Members like the convenience of being able to get minor ailments looked at or get test results outside the doctor’s office, Tyson said.

2019 HSA Changes

2019 HSA Changes

First, we are allowed to contribute more money to our savings account. Because this is a tax-free savings, we can assume every $1.00 we put in is equal to $1.25. Second, the maximum annual out-of-pocket expenses has also increased. This means that if we have an unhealthy year while enrolled in an HSA plan, the absolute maximum amount you’ll have to pay out of your own pocket has increased by a few hundred dollars.

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