Insured with Benny Blog
Do you have health insurance? It is undeniable that health insurance makes healthcare more accessible, including preventive services such as screenings and regular check-ups with your doctor.
Consider the fact that only a third of the uninsured U.S population scheduled a preventive visit with their doctor in 2018. On the other hand, 74% of adults with health insurance saw their doctor for a preventive visit during the same year.
If you don’t have insurance, or have a policy that doesn’t meet your needs, it’s important that you learn more about healthcare coverage to find a policy that matches your needs and your budget.
Ask yourself these important questions before purchasing a policy:
There are many downsides to not having healthcare, including putting off screenings for a number of health conditions and not scheduling regular check-ups with your doctor. Should you become ill or injured, you would end up with huge medical bills.
A more important question to ask yourself might be, “Can I afford not to have health insurance?”