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JLevy Patient Expert

Solon, Ohio
Owner and operator of healthinsurancesort.com a consumer focused health insurance website that helps families and individuals across the country become more informed about health insurance and provide access to affordable health coverage. healthinsurancesort.com was launched in 2003 and since... Full Bio
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Humana Health Insurance Partners With Walmart by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Humana Health Insurance has promoted maintaining good health for a long time through a variety of programs and incentives for staying healthy, including more affordable h ... Read on »
AARP Survey Showing A Lot Of Anxiety Among Boomers by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The American Association for Retired Persons ( AARP ) has completed a recent anxiety index report which shows 75% of the 1852 registered voters surveyed in July are concer ... Read on »
Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Costs Up By 4% by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The recent survey completed by the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Health Research and Educational Trust, shows that the cost of health insurance provided by employers in ... Read on »
Save Money With Prescription Drug Cards by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A small study was recently completed by ConsumerWorld.org to analyze the use of prescription drug cards .  Founder Edgar Dworsky obtained five prescription drug cards from ... Read on »
California’s Healthy Families Health Insurance May Be Restored by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy California’s Governor Jerry Brown made a controversial move earlier this year to end the state’s Healthy Families Insurance Program for low-income children and cover them ... Read on »
Catastrophic Health Insurance: Pros and Cons In Today’s Economy by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy During these tough economic times, many people are choosing to go without any health insurance coverage to save money.  According to Money.CNN.com, about 16.3% of the US p ... Read on »
Medicaid Recipients See Sharp Cuts on Dental Coverage by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy States have not been able to narrow Medicaid eligibility as much as they have wanted and in response to this they are finding other ways to cut costs.  One way they are go ... Read on »
Understanding if Medicare Advantage Costs Less or More by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Medicare Advantage is known as the private alternative to the traditional Medicare program for seniors.  It covers approximately 11.7 million Americans and is seen as more ... Read on »
Fertility Insurance Could Be Extended to Veterans by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy There is good news for veterans struggling with infertility.  A new bill is being considered in the Senate that would expand the VA’s medical benefits package to include i ... Read on »
Employers Focus on Wellness to Decrease Health Insurance Costs by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy More and more large employers across the nation are implementing wellness programs into their health insurance benefit packages  in an effort to reduce costs.  The idea re ... Read on »
Hospitals Throughout Nation Facing Medicare Penalties From Readmissions by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Medicare is taking a closer look at all aspects of our health care system that may be raising overall Medicare costs .  Hospital readmissions specifically, could be an ind ... Read on »
New Preventative Health Services for Women by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The Affordable Care Act ensures new required preventative health services for women , and as of August 1, 2012, about 47 million women will have access to additional preve ... Read on »
Health Care Reform Affecting the Price of Papa John’s Pizza by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A major part of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act requires employers with more than 50 employees to offer health insurance to full-time employees.  This is stirring up ... Read on »
Some Interesting Aspects of Health Care Law You May Not Know by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Many Americans still have pressing questions about the details behind President Obama’s health care law.  It’s a complicated law with a lot of information.  Some of the as ... Read on »
Health Insurance Refund Coming to Millions of Americans by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy There are many aspects of the Affordable Care Act that are up for debate, but many Americans will be pleased to hear that a refund check could be coming their way.  By Aug ... Read on »
Government and Insurers Fighting Against Health Care Fraud by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy President Obama and his administration are stepping up their fight against health care fraud in an effort to save Americans billions of dollars.  They announced last week ... Read on »
Medicaid Expansion Cuts Death Rates by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy There has always been a lot of controversy over Medicaid and how necessary it is for our country, but an interesting study has recently come out with some facts that may s ... Read on »
Women’s Health Insurance Prices To Drop by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Women’s health insurance has always struggled to find balance between affordability and quality coverage.  Over 90% of individual health insurance plans charge women high ... Read on »
Pennsylvania Health Insurance: Plan Rankings 2012 by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy J.D. Power and Associates released their health plan rankings for 2012, and the award recipient for the state of Pennsylvania was Geisinger Health Plan of Pennsylvania .   ... Read on »
Individual Health Insurance Impacted Heavily by ACA by JLevy Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The Affordable Care Act (ACA) will end up impacting many facets of the health insurance industry, but individual health insurance policies will feel some of the biggest ch ... Read on »