Mira Healthcare Resources
Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.
Where can I get a Polio Vaccine and Booster Shot Without Insurance?
You can get the polio vaccine at most urgent care facilities, pharmacies, and doctor’s offices. If you are eligible for a polio booster shot and need one for travel reasons, you can also get IPV at a travel medicine office.
How Much Do Hearing Aids Cost Without Insurance?
The cost of a single hearing aid ranges from $1000 to $3500, while the price of a pair ranges from $2000 to $7000. Specifics depend on features you may or may not want in your hearing aids. The FDA also approved over-the-counter hearing aids, which have lower prices, but the prices haven't been determined.
7 Things You Shouldn’t Do When Lowering Your Expenses in 2023
Lowering expenses is a great thing to do but it's often difficult to know where to start. Creating a budget and accessing your needs is a strong beginning point. From there, you can look to decrease various entertainment subscriptions, check in with your health insurance costs, and automate your bills.
How to Get Health Benefits as an Instacart Shopper
There are still options such as using Stride, utilizing health benefits from another job, through a partner, or a health subscription service like Mira.
How to Negotiate Medical Debt
If you receive a large medical bill know you can negotiate it by checking for errors, contacting your provider's billing department, and asking for an itemized bill in plain language.
How Much a Tetanus Shot Costs Without Insurance in 2023?
The out-of-pocket cost of tetanus shot in 2023 ranges from $25 to $60. The vaccine is usually administered as a series of 5 shots during childhood, and a booster shot is recommended every 10 years.
What Vaccine will Work for Omicron BA.5?
In the U.S. there are currently four vaccines available to protect against severe COVID-19, including the Omicron BA.5 variant. Pfizer and Moderna are currently developing updated vaccines to specifically target new versions of Omicron that are predicted to be available in Fall 2022.
How Much Does it Cost to Rent a 1 Bedroom Apartment?
As of June 2022, the median rent cost for a 1 bedroom apartment is $1,876, a 23.9% increase from June 2020. Oklahoma City, OK has the lowest median rent prices for a 1 bedroom at $933 while in the San Jose area of California median rent prices for a one bedroom are $3,100.
What is an HRA?
A Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA) is an agreement between employee and employer about a predetermined allowance that may be eligible for qualified medical expenses. Only employers can put money into an HRA.
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Cellulitis Without Insurance in 2023?
The cost to treat cellulitis ranges from $90 to $329 without insurance. Mild cases of cellulitis often only require the cost of a doctor’s visit for a physical exam and a prescription for an oral antibiotic. More severe or complicated-to-diagnose cases can increase the cost to treat cellulitis with services including blood tests.
How Much Does It Cost to Treat Anemia?
Depending on the type of infusion your doctor recommends, without insurance, the cost per infusion ranges from $400 to $3,000. Iron deficiency can be treated with over-the-counter iron supplements that are taken by mouth. Incorporating iron-rich foods and taking OTC supplements are the most cost-effective way to treat anemia, as most supplements (60-day supply) can range from $25- $65 per bottle.
How Do I Add Dependents to My Health Plan?
Adding dependents to your health insurance plan can be done directly through your insurance company's website, marketplace plans, or employer if you have job-based insurance coverage during open enrollment or due to qualifying life events.