6 09, 2013

Understanding California Health Care Reform / Obamacare / Affordable Care Act / ACA

2018-02-04T13:11:24+00:00 September 6th, 2013 |Categories: (SHOP) Covered California Small Business Articles, ACA, Covered California, Health Benefit Exchange, Health Insurance Reform, Individual Medical Insurance Articles, Large Group Medical Insurance Articles, Small Business Articles, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We've prepared easy-to-understand videos that explain the new health care reform law (Affordable Care Ace, ACA, Obama Care). Topics include how to complete the required notices (Exchange, SBC & Glossary); an overview of individual and family coverage including Covered California; and problems of the current system that the ACA solves.

5 02, 2009

Best Case – Worst Case Video

2018-02-04T13:11:25+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

With this video I tried to combine all of the aspects of the previous videos and to show people how to compare two different health insurance plans. I created the "Health Insurance Comparison Chart" many years ago and I have found that it helps to focus on the [...]

5 02, 2009

Key Benefits Video

2018-02-04T13:11:25+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

Trying to explain complicated terms like "out of pocket limit" "deductible" and "co-insurance" in less than 2.5 minutes is difficult. I thought that the image of someone really hurting himself by diving into a swimming pool was a good way to convey the importance of the protection that [...]

5 02, 2009

HMO – PPO Video

2018-02-04T13:11:25+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

I've found that many people aren't exactly sure what an HMO and PPO are. With this video I wanted to show how they work and what the differences are. I have used the graphics in this video for many years when I sit down with business owners or [...]

5 02, 2009

Prescription Medicine (Rx) Video

2018-02-04T13:11:25+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

How a health insurance plan pays for prescription medicine (Rx) is important. Unfortunately, standard descriptions rely on a lot of technical terms. With this video I wanted to make those terms understandable in a graphic or visual way.

5 02, 2009

Doctor and Hospital Networks Video

2018-02-04T13:11:26+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

One of the best benefits of a health insurance plan is the discount you get from in-network doctors and hospitals. It is often overlooked when people select a health insurance plan because the selection criteria shown are benefits and monthly price (or premium.) Many people forget to consider [...]

5 02, 2009

Insurance Companies Video

2018-02-04T13:11:26+00:00 February 5th, 2009 |Categories: Videos|

With this video I want to help people understand the differences between the health insurance companies. I also want to let people know that there are some really good protections for people with individual and small group health insurance in California. The current system is far from perfect, [...]