Open the Door to Savings by Avoiding These Health Insurance Mistakes

Open the Door to Savings by Avoiding These Health Insurance Mistakes

Little mistakes can lead to large healthcare costs. And the worst part is that nobody tells you how you can avoid overpaying for health insurance. We believe that you shouldn’t have to be an expert to save money, so we’ve compiled a list of 12 common mistakes to help you steer clear of surprise bills and extra healthcare expenses.

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Getting Health Insurance Coverage for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Getting Health Insurance Coverage for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Choosing to build a family comes with its ups and downs. There are the fun parts, like picking names and baby showers. And then there are the not-so-fun parts, like trying to answer the question – How do I pay for it all?

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Open Enrollment: Who Can You Claim as a Dependent?

Open Enrollment: Who Can You Claim as a Dependent?

Figuring out who you can claim as a dependent is an important part of the Open Enrollment process. It will affect the type of health insurance coverage you’ll receive and whether or not you qualify for discounts. But claiming dependents is not as clear cut as writing down the names of every person that lives in your house.

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Money in Your Pocket: How to Figure Out If You Qualify for Health Insurance Tax Credits

Money in Your Pocket: How to Figure Out If You Qualify for Health Insurance Tax Credits

A substantial part of the population won't feel the effect of rate hikes because of premium tax credits. Tax credits can help lower the amount you pay every month if you're buying your health insurance through the Marketplace. And we’re here to help you figure out if you qualify.

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The 10 Essential Benefits Included in Every Qualified Health Insurance Plan

The 10 Essential Benefits Included in Every Qualified Health Insurance Plan

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), all major health plans that are bought through the Marketplace must cover a minimum amount of services, drugs, and treatment. These are called Essential Health Benefits.

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What Is Open Enrollment and Why Does It Exist?

What Is Open Enrollment and Why Does It Exist?


By now you’ve probably gotten a few emails and letters from your health insurance provider about Open Enrollment starting on November 1st. But even though the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) has been in effect for six years now, many people still don’t know what Open Enrollment is and why they have to go through it every year.

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We've Made a Masterlist of ALL the Free Preventive Services That Your Health Insurance Plan Provides

We've Made a Masterlist of ALL the Free Preventive Services That Your Health Insurance Plan Provides

Here at Impact Health we're all about saving you time and making your life easier. That's why we've created this complete list (complete with graphics) of all the free preventive services that your qualified health insurance plan provides. 

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These Are the Free Services Health Insurance Plans Provide for Women and Pregnant People

 These Are the Free Services Health Insurance Plans Provide for Women and Pregnant People

Qualified health plans must offer certain types of free care for women, pregnant people, and people that have breast and cervical tissue. And it’s actually illegal for any healthcare provider to turn you down for services because of your gender identity. That means that transgender men with intact cervical or breast tissue have a right to receive pap smears and mammograms. 

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Don't Feel Guilty About Enjoying Your Labor Day Getaway

Don't Feel Guilty About Enjoying Your Labor Day Getaway

When you take a frank look at the way stress affects health, businesses, and the economy, there really isn’t a good reason for you to always be in work mode. So don't feel guilty about unplugging from work this Labor Day weekend. It's good for you and it just might be helping lower your health insurance costs. 

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Your Age (And More) Qualifies You for These Free Healthcare Services

 Your Age (And More) Qualifies You for These Free Healthcare Services

Did you know that every qualified health insurance plan has to offer a certain amount of checkups, screenings, and patient counseling that prevent illnesses and diseases... for free? And if you're at risk for certain diseases and illnesses, then you also get access to additional healthcare offerings. 

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