Canadian healthcare system – a hot topic in health care reform

The Canadian healthcare system was a major topic of discussion in the past weeks when the massive reforms in health care were discussed. President Barack Obama expects the legislation for the health reform by the month of October this year as the House of Representatives hope to finally vote on their plans for health reform by the end of the current month. Discussions have been on to bring up a health insurance plan from the government which competes aggressively with private insurance policies currently offered for medical insurance. If the health reform plan becomes successful, it is estimated that about […]

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Medigap insurance policy are very satisfactory to the policyholders

According to a national survey report released by AHIP (America’s Health Insurance) and BCBSA (Blue Cross Blue Shield Association), the people who have purchased Medigap policies are satisfied with the coverage benefits provided by the plan. Seniors find it worth the value of their hard earned money as the policy covers medical emergencies that are too expensive. 88% of the Medigap policyholders have mentioned that they are satisfied with the services whereas 62% have reported that they are very satisfied. In addition, 87% of the people mentioned that they would recommend these policies to their relatives or friends. About 10 […]

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American Doctors requested to cooperate for US Health Reform

The US President, Barack Obama, addressed the delegates of the American Medical Association (AMA) during the 158th meeting which was held in Chicago. He envisioned a medical system which would encompass the best practises, bring in more transparency to the costing structure and provide incentives for excellent service and performance. The Congress wants to take steps towards reforming the healthcare plans and bring in more options which would help in reducing the costs of the health insurance policies. The doctors may also have to cooperate for this initiative to be successful. The Republicans are sceptical about this proposal as competitive […]

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Exciting offer! Visitor health insurance free in Mexico from July 11

Ever imagined that you would be able to receive free health insurance along with hotel discounts and also theater tickets for free? Sounds like a holiday bonanza? This is not a fairy tale. It is an offer from the city of Mexico for tourists who are currently shunning away due to the unfortunate swine-flu attack in the metropolis city. The tourist minister of Mexico city has declared that the visitors to the Mexico city will be immediately insured for free once they check-in to the hotels right from July 11. The insurance provider would be ACE Seguros, a reputed provider […]

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