Healthcare Cost

Healthcare Cost

How Much Does a Teeth Cleaning Cost?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does a Teeth Cleaning Cost?

Most health insurance plans cover 100 percent of the cost of routine teeth cleanings. Without insurance, the cost typically ranges from $100 to $200 depending on the type of cleaning, your geographical location and age

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson29 Mar 2022
Cheaper Alternative to Cerebral Mental Health
Insights

Cheaper Alternative to Cerebral Mental Health

To help you understand which healthcare subscription can best meet your needs, or the needs of your employees, we’ve compared four popular healthcare subscriptions: Mira, KHealth, Cerebral, and Plushcare.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD19 Apr 2022
How Much Do Allergy Shots Cost Without Insurance in 2022?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Do Allergy Shots Cost Without Insurance in 2022?

Allergy shots are covered by health insurance, but for uninsured patients, allergy shots can range from $20-$100 per visit. Allergy shots are administered weekly, so the annual cost can range from $1,000 to $4,000 per year. Depending on your location and your facility, the costs of allergy shots for uninsured individuals can differ drastically.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei19 Apr 2022
Will My Insurance Cover a Breast Pump?
Wellness

Will My Insurance Cover a Breast Pump?

The health benefits of breastfeeding for mothers range from physical to mental and financial. Breastfeeding can protect mothers from various cancers and stimulates a faster recovery after birth. Breastfeeding can also help save money and help mothers bond with their babies. 

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Bacterial Vaginosis in 2022?
Sexual Health

How Much Does it Cost to Treat Bacterial Vaginosis in 2022?

Without insurance, treating bacterial vaginosis typically costs between $155 - $275. The cost may vary depending on whether you see a doctor or buy an at-home testing kit, the type of antibiotic prescribed, and the dosage of antibiotics prescribed. If you are experiencing symptoms of BV, it is important to seek medical attention, as untreated BV can cause serious health complications.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022
How Much Does Long-Term Care Cost in 2022?
Insights

How Much Does Long-Term Care Cost in 2022?

Long-term care is not medical care, and therefore, is not covered by regular health insurance or Medicare. Instead, a long-term care insurance plan must be purchased to cover custodial care. 66 percent of caregivers use their own savings or retirement funds to pay for care.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022
Does Insurance Cover Pelvic Floor Treatments?
Healthcare Cost

Does Insurance Cover Pelvic Floor Treatments?

The cost of pelvic floor treatment ranges widely, from a few hundred to a few thousand dollars, and most treatments are covered by insurance. Some Medicare patients will end up paying out-of-pocket physical therapy costs when treatment exceeds $1900.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD19 Apr 2022
What Types of Surgeries are Covered by My Health Insurance?
Health Insurance

What Types of Surgeries are Covered by My Health Insurance?

Many health insurance plans fully or partially cover surgical procedures deemed ‘medically necessary’ by a healthcare professional. Every health insurance company has its own policies to identify what is a medically necessary service. To find out if your surgery is covered by health insurance, you should review your Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC).

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj19 Apr 2022
Is a Vasectomy Covered by Health Insurance?
Healthcare Cost

Is a Vasectomy Covered by Health Insurance?

The cost of a vasectomy can range between $0 - $3000+ based on multiple factors, such as insurance plan, where one completes the procedure, and the type of vasectomy chosen. The procedure is both safe and effective for men who no longer wish to have more children, and is also sometimes done as an alternative to other methods of birth control, such as condoms, outercourse, and withdrawal (pull-out method).

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean4 Apr 2022
Why Do Employees Pass Over Healthcare Offerings?
Employer

Why Do Employees Pass Over Healthcare Offerings?

If your employees are choosing to opt-out on your group plan, it may be for various reasons, including cost, benefit preferences, and the provider network offered. Around 46 percent of Americans stated that it was a deciding factor when accepting the offer to their current position.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini24 Feb 2022
How Much Should I Save for Health Emergencies?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Should I Save for Health Emergencies?

Experts suggest your health savings should equal your out-of-pocket maximum. Not all health emergencies are created equal so knowing the average cost of the ER and the average cost of common emergencies is a good starting point for determining how much you should have saved in case of a health emergency.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Feb 2022
Does Health Insurance Always Cover Emergency Room Visits?
Health Insurance

Does Health Insurance Always Cover Emergency Room Visits?

In general, insurance companies will cover the cost of your visit to the ER (minus deductibles or copays), as long as your condition is deemed emergent. In some instances, like for the treatment of minor illnesses, you may be responsible for the out-of-pocket costs. Some emergencies can be treated at urgent care facilities instead of ERs to save money, such as sprains and stitches.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini15 Feb 2022