How to Buy A Private Health Insurance Plan

  • Topic Info:Good health insurance protects you from astronomical medical expenses. 

    The Affordable Care Act is drastically changing the world of health care.

    On October 1, 2013 if you do not have insurance, you will be able to enroll to purchase insurance directly in the new Health Insurance Marketplace. 

    It is extremely important to understand your options and the specifics you need to be concerned and aware of when choosing a private health insurance plan. 

    Veer Gidwaney, CEO and co-founder of Maxwell Health, and Amitabh Chandra, Professor of Public Policy, Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government, discuss affordability, pre-existing conditions and what policy is right for you.
  • Host: Melanie Cole, MS