Desperate For Coverage: Are Short-Term Plans Better Than None At All?

(By Julie Appleby for Kaiser Health News)

When one of Cindy Holtzman’s clients told the Woodstock, Ga., broker he was considering dropping his Affordable Care Act plan because next year’s cost approached $23,000 for his family of four, she suggested a new option: a back-to-back set of four, 90-day short-term plans, which would effectively give them a modicum of medical coverage for 2018. Continue reading article here…

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