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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 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
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Cellulitis Without Insurance in 2023?
Healthcare Cost

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.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Dec 2022
How Much Does It Cost to Treat Anemia?
Healthcare Cost

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. 

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Aug 2022
How Do I Add Dependents to My Health Plan?
Health Insurance

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.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Aug 2022
Health Insurance Options for Uber Drivers
Health Insurance

Health Insurance Options for Uber Drivers

An Uber driver can get health benefits through a family member, a health plan alternative like Mira, an individual plan through the marketplace, and a catastrophic plan.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
Where can I get Vaccinated for Monkeypox Without Insurance in New York or California?
Public Health

Where can I get Vaccinated for Monkeypox Without Insurance in New York or California?

Counties in New York offering the monkeypox vaccine are Erie, Nassau, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester. Clinics and hospitals in the 5 boroughs are also scheduling appointments for the monkeypox vaccine. For those who are uninsured in San Diego, CA, you can go to one of the 6 Public Health Centers in the area.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn23 Aug 2022
What are the New Cruise Ship Regulations regarding COVID-19?
COVID-19

What are the New Cruise Ship Regulations regarding COVID-19?

Cruise ships operating in US waters are no longer required to follow the CDC’s Program for Cruise ships and are managing their own COVID-19 mitigation programs. The CDC continues to provide guidelines, and many cruise lines are relaxing their policies for vaccinated individuals. The situation is continuing to change and varies among cruise lines.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn23 Aug 2022
Where to Find Antiviral Medication Paxlovid in Miami
Prescriptions

Where to Find Antiviral Medication Paxlovid in Miami

Here are a list of neighborhoods in Miami with pharmacies that currently carry Paxlovid.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
Are there Alternatives to K Health?
Health Insurance

Are there Alternatives to K Health?

Alternatives to K Health include Mira, Doctor on Demand, MD Live, and Plushcare. The service that's best for you depends on your personal needs.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean12 Dec 2022
How Much Does Phototherapy Cost Without Insurance?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does Phototherapy Cost Without Insurance?

In-office phototherapy treatments can cost on average $21,000 a year and at-home treatments can cost on average $4,500 a year. Phototherapy can treat skin disorders, sleep and mood disorders, and some cancers.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Aug 2022