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Short Term Health Insurance Bristol RI

To keep the premiums on these kinds of plans down, you won't likely get all the benefit's of a permanent health insurance plan. Aside from the restriction on pre-existing conditions, you'll also find that most won't cover routine medical exams, preventative care, dental or optical or pregnancy and childbirth expenses.

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40 Commercial Way
East Providence, RI
 
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40 Commercial Way
East Providence, RI
 
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Short Term Health Insurance

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Short Term Health Insurance

Sometimes, we need short-term health insurance. You may have just graduated from school, or left a job, and need to get your own insurance on a temporary basis while you job hunt. Maybe you've actually got a new job, but your employers group health has a waiting period. These are good times to consider short-term health insurance if you can get it where you live.

Short-term health insurance is just what the name implies: health insurance for a short term, usually 30 days to 180 days, although some plans will offer coverage for up to 12 months. If your short-term needs look like they may run longer than your coverage, you may be able to renew. However, you can't count on a short-term plan to provide insurance for more than a year.

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Short-term plans usually provide all the same basic kinds of benefit's that you would expect in any health insurance plan. However, also like other plans, you may have to cope with benefit limit's, deductibles and co-payments. In most cases, you'll be allowed to pick your own doctors, hospitals or health-care providers. Most of these plans rarely require a physical exam and coverage can start as soon as your first premium is received. However, because of the easy application and acceptance, most plans also won't cover any previous medical conditions.

To keep the premiums on these kinds of plans down, you won't likely get all the benefit's of a permanent health insurance plan. Aside from the restriction on pre-existing conditions, you'll also find that most won't cover routine medical exams, preventative care,...

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Rhode Island State Mandated Health Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance benefits that insurers must provide include: acupuncturist, alcohol/substance abuse, ambulance transportation and services, anti-psychotic drugs, asthma education and self-management, autism, birthing center/midwife, blood lead poisoning screening, breast reconstruction, cancer pain medication therapies, cervical cancer/HPV screening, chemotherapy, chiropractor, chlamydia screening, clinical trial (cancer), colorectal cancer screening, contraceptives, dependent coverage (including newborns, adopted children, dependent students/adults, disabled dependent adults, domestic partner and civil union), diabetes (self-management and supplies), early intervention service, emergency room service, facility (public or other), family therapist, first nurse assistant, hair prosthesis, hearing aids for minors, home health care, hysterectomy minimum stay, infertility services, in vitro fertilization, kidney disease, lay midwife, licensed health professional, lyme disease, mammography, marriage therapist, mastectomy (including minimum stay), maternity (including minimum stay), mental health, nurse (psychiatric, practitioner, off-label drug use, optician, optometrist, oral surgeon, orthotics, osteopath (D.O.), ovarian cancer screening, PKU/metabolic disorder, podiatrist, prescription drugs, professional counselor, prosthetics, prostate cancer screening, psychologist, second surgical opinion, smoking cessation, well child care

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