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Health Insurance Increase for Smoker in Wisconsin

Under a proposal in the Wisconsin legislature, state workers would have to pay $50 per month more for health insurance. On May 21st, the Joint Finance Committee voted 13-3 to approve the bill. Currently 12 other states have similar fees. … Continue reading

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Prescription Drug Coverage

Most individual and family health insurance plans sold in Wisconsin come with a few different options which I will describe below: No Prescription Drug Coverage – I guess that’s pretty self explanatory, as the plans will not cover prescription drugs. … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Child Only Policies

There have been many well known health insurance companies that will no longer be offering new child-only plans, though they will maintain the child-only policies already in place.  Some health insurance companies feel this has formed an uneven competitive environment. … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Warning

According to a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article, Abri Health Plan has agreed to pay $4.8 million dollars to settle its lawsuit where it misrepresented its Medicare Part C supplement plans where it withheld key information when enrolling its customer in … Continue reading

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PPO Plans

Preferred provider organizations (PPOs), are currently the most popular plan choice for individual health insurance in Wisconsin. PPO’s are a collection of doctors and hospitals that have agreed to provide health care services at a reduced cost to PPO the … Continue reading

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The Importance of a Primary Care Physician

Your Primary Care Physician (PCP) is your healthcare provider whose main priority is to treat common medical problems and offering preventative care.  Having a PCP will allow you to gain trust in your doctor, enabling you to discuss health concerns … Continue reading

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Germantown WI uses Health Insurance Consultant

Germantown, Wisconsin is planning on implementing a health insurance change by November 1st.  Needing to make a decision soon, Germantown hired Gallagher Benefits Services Incorporated to help research and advise the district on the matter.  Any change made should bring … Continue reading

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