High Bills and Troubles Abound Even If IVF is Covered by Insurance

Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News Brenna Kaminski and her husband, Joshua Pritt, decided to try IVF after years of trying unsuccessfully to have a baby. only 15 states requires insurance to cover fertility treatments, and Florida, where Kaminski and Pritt live, is not one of them. Still, the couple’s insurance for Pritt’s job at an …

Health Insurance Coverage for Children through Medicaid and CHIP Benefits

By Sebastian Tello Trillo, University of Virginia This Research Summary is a short excerpt about interesting academic work. big idea When children have health insurance medicine or Child Health Insurance ProgramKnown as CHIP, families also benefit. that’s it I found Thanks to recent research with two health economists, Daniel S. Grossman and Barton Village. And …

HIV Prevention Pill PREPARATION Now Free on Most Insurance Plans – but

1st of December World AIDS Day By Paul Shafer, Boston University and Kristefer Stojanovski, Tulane University Since the start of the HIV epidemic in 1981, more than 700,000 Americans They died of AIDS. Being infected used to be a death sentence. But now, 40 years later, the US is on the verge of eradicating HIV. …

Is Your Health Insurance Provider Tracking You Online?

Rachel Cipriano, 46, knows how much of her data is collected online as a graduate student in digital marketing. Consumers leave digital footprints in every online purchase, Google search, order or streaming realm. Where we live, how much money we make, how much we smoke, drink, exercise, eat, travel, or have mental health problems can …

Can Health Insurance Companies Charge Higher Fees than Non-vaccinated?

By Kosali Simon, Indiana University and Sharon Tennyson, Cornell University The current wave of COVID-19 in the US mostly affects unvaccinated Americans. Represents over 95% of current hospitalizations and deaths. Considering the average cost of a COVID-19 hospitalization in 2020 ran about $42,200 per patientWill the unvaccinated be asked to bear more of the treatment …