Category: Infographic

INFOGRAPHIC: The cost of prescription drugs then and now

Despite the introduction of new, and in many cases more innovative medical treatments, prescription drugs that have been around for years continue to get more and more expensive. Continue reading

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Steps to Renew Coverage for Currently Enrolled Consumers

With the start of Open Enrollment for coverage year 2015 just days away, America’s Health Insurance Plans is continuing its efforts to make sure consumers have the information needed to make the best coverage decisions by releasing infographics that break down the enrollment process step by step. Continue reading

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INFOGRAPHIC: Enrolling in Coverage for New Consumers

With the start of 2015 Open Enrollment just days away, America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is continuing its efforts to make sure consumers understand the enrollment process and have the information needed to make the coverage decisions that are right for them. Continue reading

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Infographic: 8 ways to understand provider networks

AHIP Foundation’s new interactive guide explains eight things consumers should know about their health plan’s network, as well as offers detailed information on the various types of provider networks available, answers to frequently asked questions, and a glossary of important terms – to help consumers make the most of their benefits. Continue reading

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Specialty drug prices—a growing challenge

High drug prices pose a serious challenge for the U.S health care system, driving up premiums, restricting access to needed treatments, and emptying the wallets of state Medicaid programs and consumers. And the problem will only get worse: A recent chart from PwC’s Health Research Institute shows specialty drug prices continue to trend higher and higher. Continue reading

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New Report: Seniors to Lose Benefits and Choices as a Result of CMS’ Proposed Cuts to Medicare Advantage

Seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans would face premium increases and benefit reductions of $35-$75 per month, or $420-$900 next year, if new Medicare Advantage payment cuts recently proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) take effect next year, according to a new analysis by Oliver Wyman prepared for America’s Health Insurance Plans. Continue reading

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Infographic: New Report Estimates Impact of Potential New Rate Cut to Medicare Advantage

Check out this new infographic looking at the impact of new cuts to Medicare Advantage. Continue reading

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Infographic: Health Literacy

October is health literacy month, and iTriage has released a new infographic asking, Are you health literate? Continue reading

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Infographic of the Day: Can You Afford Not to Have Health Insurance?

Check out this great infographic from WebMD comparing health care costs with insurance to those without. Continue reading

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New Infographic: How Does the ACA Impact Premiums? It Depends.

Given recent attention regarding the ACA’s impact on health care costs and premiums, we wanted to share a new infographic that offers an overview of the changes coming to health insurance and what these reforms mean for consumers. Continue reading

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