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Low Cost Health Insurance Albuquerque NM

For many who find themselves on a budget, finding the right low cost health insurance can be a challenge. Often, no single health insurance plan will cover all medical needs – but some will be more useful than others. Your first step is to consider your primary targets of coverage. Will you need low cost individual insurance, low cost family insurance or low cost health insurance for children?

Dr. Stephen Walker & Assoc.
(505) 473-5100
3530 Zafarano Dr.
Santa Fe, NM
 
Lovelace Health System
(505) 262-1780
Albuquerque, NM
 
Lovelace Health Plan
(505) 262-1780
Albuquerque, NM
 
Lovelace Premier Choice
(505) 232-1883
4101 Indian School Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Lovelace Senior Plan
(505) 262-3757
Albuquerque, NM
 
Brazis & Associates Wireless Service
(505) 730-8669
Albuquerque, NM
 
Brazis & Associates
(505) 265-3629
3644 Thaxton Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM
 

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Health insurance is a definite must-have – the news is full of stories about the high cost of health care, and we’ve all heard of people who went bankrupt trying to pay for medical procedures and health care out of their own pockets. So how can you find affordable health insurance that still meets all your needs? It’s simple – you have to shop around.

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Low Cost Health Insurance

For many who find themselves on a budget, finding the right low cost health insurance can be a challenge. Often, no single health insurance plan will cover all medical needs – but some will be more useful than others. Your first step is to consider your primary targets of coverage. Will you need low cost individual insurance, low cost family insurance or low cost health insurance for children?

Many plans will offer fee-for-service coverage, which allows you to book a visit with any health professional, then make a claim on your insurance provider. The insurance company will cover you for part of the cost, often up to 80 percent.

However, most low cost plans will be “managed care,” such as HMOs (Health Maintenance Organizations) or PPOs (Preferred Provider Organizations). These plans allow you to receive a variety of health benefits, covering most common needs, for a set price – however, the medical professional you consult must be approved by the organization. Often, there may be a slight charge for your visit, but generally no more than $25.

Which ever plan you decide to choose, it’s important you do your research to ensure it’s the right plan for your needs – consider issues like:

  • Deductibles
  • Existing medical conditions
  • Whether the plan extends beyond general health care into prescriptions, medical devices or specialist care.

Health Insurance Quotes

Once you’ve examined your needs, getting the right price comes down to obtaining a variety of individual health insurance quotes. Not surprisingly, online health insurance quotes are available in abundance. You can access them easily, with just a few key pieces of information. Pop them into a form, su...

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New Mexico State Mandated Health Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance benefits that insurers must provide include: acupuncturist, alcohol/substance abuse, anti-psychotic drugs, autism, birthing center/midwife, bone mass measurement, breast reconstruction, cervical cancer/HPV screening, chiropractor, circumcision, clinical trial (cancer), colorectal cancer screening, contraceptives, dental anesthesia, dentist, dependent coverage (including newborns, adopted children, noncustodial children or stepchildren, dependent students/adults, disabled dependent adults, domestic partner and civil union), diabetes (self-management and supplies), emergency room service, hair prothesis, home health care, HPV vaccine, infertility services, in vitro fertilization, lay midwife, mammography, mastectomy (including minimum stay), maternity (including minimum stay), mental health, newborn hearing screening, nurse (midwife, anesthetist, practitioner, off-label drug use, optometrist, orally administered anticancer medication, oriental medicine, osteopath (D.O.), physical therapist, PKU/metabolic disorder, podiatrist, prostate cancer screening, protein screening, psychologist, smoking cessation, TMJ disorder, well child care

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