Understanding Healthcare Terms

In today’s Wellness Minute Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy explain some common healthcare terms. Health care plans are complicated by design. So we though we’d explain some of the basic terms. Deductible is what you have to pay before the insurance kicks in. Co-pay is the fixed amount you pay to see your doctor or get any medication. Co-insurance is the percentage of the cost of care that you are responsible for. Usually the higher your co-pay and deductible that you are willing to pay will lower your monthly insurance cost. But who knows what will happen when Obamacare kicks in. Listen right now to hear Dr Fitness’ tips. Dr Fitness and the Fat Guy’s Wellness Minutes improve your health in 3 minutes a day or less. iTunes Follow us on Twitter @FatGuy and @DrFitness6 Be our Friend on Facebook


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