Topic: Individuals

    What health insurance consumers need to know about cost-sharing
    By Emily Kubis on October 20, 2017

      Understanding out-of-pocket costs From deductibles to coinsurance, cost-sharing is a key feature of health insurance plans today. Cost-sharing...

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    How Bernard Health helps individuals through financial advisors & employers
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 18, 2017

    A note to our friends and clients Bernard Health is now offering health insurance advice and assistance to individuals and families...

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    Medicare open enrollment is here
    By Emily Kubis on October 16, 2017

      Want to change plans? We can help. Medicare open enrollment begins October 15. Until December 7, Medicare beneficiaries make changes to their...

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    Vanderbilt now in-network with Cigna
    By Emily Kubis on October 11, 2017

      Late-hour negotiation reached

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    How to prepare for open enrollment
    By Alex Tolbert on October 9, 2017

    Get ready to sign up for coverage Consider this your official notice – open enrollment is less than one month away. Beginning Nov. 1, individual...

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    Five things to know about Nashville’s 2018 ACA plans
    By Emily Kubis on October 6, 2017

      What consumers need to know (This article has been updated to reflect that Vanderbilt is now in-network with Cigna. Learn more here.)  Open...

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    Consumers missing HSA investment opportunity
    By Emily Kubis on October 2, 2017

      Most using HSA as a specialized checking account  According to a study from the Employee Benefit Research Institute, the vast majority of Health...

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    What to do if your doctor changes networks mid-year
    By Alex Tolbert on September 25, 2017

    What consumers should know Last month, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and UnitedHealthcare reached a last-minute agreement to keep 30,000...

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    For two weeks, every county had an Obamacare option
    By Alex Tolbert on September 13, 2017

    Markets not yet stable t the beginning of the summer, the Obamacare insurance exchanges were in dire straits. Repeal...

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    Walgreens is consumer friendly — when will hospitals catch up?
    By Alex Tolbert on September 11, 2017

    Consumer friendly care As kids around Middle Tennessee return to school, we had school physicals on the brain at Bernard Health. We wondered, is...

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