Mira Healthcare Resources

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.

What Should I Do if I've Been Denied By A Health Insurance Company?
Health Insurance

What Should I Do if I've Been Denied By A Health Insurance Company?

Utilizing an internal or external review, you can appeal your insurance company’s refusal to pay a claim or even end your coverage. Understanding why you were denied, the terminology surrounding insurance claims, and the appeal process are essential.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean16 Sep 2022
How Can I Get Catastrophic Health Insurance When Above 30 Years Old?
Health Insurance

How Can I Get Catastrophic Health Insurance When Above 30 Years Old?

Those over 30 may be allowed to enroll if they qualify for an exemption. Qualifying for a catastrophic health insurance plan often requires an individual to meet specific requirements such as homelessness, eviction, or bankruptcy.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj15 Sep 2022
Health Insurance Options for Visa Holders and Non-Citizens in the U.S.
Health Insurance

Health Insurance Options for Visa Holders and Non-Citizens in the U.S.

Non-citizens and visa holders can explore insurance plans ranging from COBRA coverage and employer-sponsored or alternate health coverage like Mira. Many visa holders often have spouses and other dependents to seek coverage for and these options allow for them to be added to their plans.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj13 Sep 2022
Where can I get a Polio Vaccine and Booster Shot Without Insurance?
Public Health

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.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn10 Sep 2022
How Much Do Hearing Aids Cost Without Insurance?
Healthcare Cost

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.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean8 Sep 2022
7 Things you Shouldn’t Do When Lowering Your Expenses in 2022
Finance

7 Things you Shouldn’t Do When Lowering Your Expenses in 2022

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.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj8 Sep 2022
How to Get Health Benefits as an Instacart Shopper
Health Insurance

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.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj3 Sep 2022
How to Negotiate Medical Debt
Healthcare Cost

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.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn2 Sep 2022
How Much a Tetanus Shot Costs Without Insurance in 2022?
Healthcare Cost

How Much a Tetanus Shot Costs Without Insurance in 2022?

The out-of-pocket cost of a tetanus shot in 2022 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.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean1 Sep 2022
What Vaccine will Work for Omicron BA.5?
COVID-19

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.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn30 Aug 2022
How Much Does it Cost to Rent a 1 Bedroom Apartment in 2022?
Finance

How Much Does it Cost to Rent a 1 Bedroom Apartment in 2022?

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.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson27 Aug 2022
What is an HRA?
Health Insurance

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.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean26 Aug 2022