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Looking for a new doctor? Providence Medical Group invites you and your family to join our family of patients.  Click here to select a doctor and get started.HealthCare reform is here and there is a new world of health insurance shopping. We know many of you have questions about and don’t understand the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare. SPIRIT 105.3 has teamed up with Providence Medical Group to help answer your questions and demystify the ACA.  SPIRIT 105.3 and Providence Medical Group will also provide links to important sites for more detailed information.

 

Getting Started & Important Dates to Remember

As part of national health care reform, the Washington Health Benefit Exchange created Washington Healthplanfinder – an easily accessible, online marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses in Washington State to compare and enroll in quality health insurance plans and access important cost savings. With the Washington Healthplanfinder you can: Read more...

With The Expansion of Medicaid & Medicare, You May Qualify For Assistance

Beginning in January 2014, Medicaid eligibility limits will be increased. If your income is at or below 400 percent of the federal poverty level (in other words, four times the poverty level), you should qualify for subsidized health insurance. For a single person, that’s an annual income of $45,960. For a family of four, it’s $94,200. (http://www.familiesusa.org/resources/tools-for-advocates/guides/federal-poverty-guidelines.html) Read more...

Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need health insurance? Having quality insurance means that you and your family can get the care necessary to stay healthy. And when an accident or illness strikes, a quality health plan can offer protection from huge medical bills. Read more...

Essential Health Benefits All Qualified Health Insurace Policies Must Cover

The ACA specifies ten benefits be included in all health insurance plans sold on state exchanges beginning Jan. 1, 2014 – the date exchanges must be operational. Any new plan sold to individuals or small groups must cover the essential benefits as of Jan. 1, 2014, even if the plan is not offered through an exchange. Read more...
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