Q: I’m with a family law firm and a lot of our spouses might find attractive a COBRA alternative. Can you give me general information?
Code Number:009900 A FONT-WEIGHT: normal; Code Number:009900; font-weight: bold : I would be happy to give you some general information about the Alternative plan to COBRA.
*The policy is a short term policy , lasting anywhere from 30 days up to 12 months of medical coverage.
*It is generally about a third of the cost of the group health plan offered to you by the employer.
*The reason why it can be offered to you at a lower cost is because it will not cover preexisting medical conditions.
*What the alternative will cover is any NEW or unexpected illness or injury.
*Since this policy is an individual plan, you have the ability to choose any doctor or hospital.
*You also have a lifetime max. of $1 million dollars .
: If you are a healthy person who does not live in NY, NJ, MA, or VT and would be interested in a lower cost Alternative to COBRA please https://start.smartandsimple.com/launch?refnumber=000000051-026-900&roi=QA With this policy you have the ability to choose your deductible: $250, $500, $1000 or $2500.