Japan is preparing for the 2021 Olympics and is considering the idea of allowing international tourists back into the country next spring. The ban could be lifted as early as April, according to Travel Daily Media. According to the Japan Times, a procedure that the Japanese government has been discussing […]

Japan is preparing for the Olympics


Ambetter is over doubling the counties they cover in Texas for the upcoming 2021 Open Enrollment Period.
Ambetter, the under 65 health insurance branch of Medicare and Medicaid provider Superior Healthplans, is doubling the counties they cover in Texas for the upcoming 2021 Open Enrollment Period. Since 2014, Ambetter has extended its Texas coverage from just 11 counties to 138 counties in 2021. This expansion will allow […]

Ambetter Expands to 138 Texas Counties


Colorado-based health insurance company Friday Health Plans recently was approved to sell marketplace plans in Nevada, New Mexico, and across seven counties in Texas.
Colorado-based health insurance company Friday Health Plans recently was approved to sell marketplace plans in Nevada, New Mexico, and across seven counties in Texas. In these areas, Friday Health’s ACA approved individual health policies will be available in the upcoming 2021 Open Enrollment Period, which spans from November 1 to […]

Friday Health Plans to Offer Plans in Texas



A new study conducted by the United States Department of Defense and United Airlines says air travel is safe during the Pandemic. According to the study, as long as everyone is wearing a mask on the airplane, the chance of contracting the virus is slim to none, according to a […]

Air Travel is Safe During the Pandemic


As of right now, despite multiple games being postponed and moved to different dates, the NFL has no plans to bubble. The bubble that worked so well for the NBA, which had 0 positive tests in over 100 days in a bubble at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, […]

NFL has no plans to bubble


Now more than ever, it is important to create healthy habits and find ways to decrease your stress levels through activities like meditation and relaxation.
2020 has been a stressful year. In fact, the CDC reports that mental health issues, substance abuse, and suicidal ideation are all on the rise due to the widespread chronic stress we all feel from the coronavirus pandemic. Now more than ever, it is important to create healthy habits and […]

The Benefits of Meditation and Relaxation



net-zero energy
The consequences of climate change are becoming more obvious with events such as the California megafires and the 9 hurricanes we have experienced in just this season both being linked to the gradual change. Due to this, the public support for green initiatives has gone up as well. That is […]

Net-Zero Energy: The Future Of Sustainability


Ancillary benefits are a secondary type of health plan that cover medical services traditional ACA plans do not.
Ancillary benefits are a secondary type of health plan that covers medical services traditional ACA plans do not. These plans range from dental and vision insurance to hospital indemnities and critical illness coverage. Ancillary benefits can also cover various hospital expenses, like ambulance transport, blood transfusions, and medical supplies used. […]

How do I buy ancillary benefits?


Opening Bars in Texas is something Greg Abbott has wanted to do for months. Next week, he gets the chance. Abbott announced earlier this week that bars would be allowed to open in the state beginning on Wednesday, October 14. Bars allowed to open in Texas will do at the […]

Opening Bars in Texas



A large change seen in the last decade revolves around the ACA mental health measures, which require individual carriers to provide coverage for mental health concerns alongside other physical health issues.
In 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and set in motion some of the largest insurance-based changes in history. The law shook the insurance world, from carriers and providers to agents and policyholders. With the ACA requiring all plans to cover ten essential benefits, more people were […]

ACA Mental Health Measures