Your Coverage & Care
Your Coverage & Care
 
Understanding Your Coverage

Understanding Your Coverage

As a healthcare consumer you have important rights that protect your access to health care. But all health plans are not created equal. Understanding the health services you need and what your plan covers will help you make proactive steps when seeking care that can help you avoid or minimize claim denials.

Know Your Rights - The Affordable Care Act

The health care law provides important protections for all health care consumers. It has key provisions that are beneficial for people living with arthritis.

Know Your Rights – Medicare

The Medicare program has evolved since it was first introduced in 1965, but important rights and protections remain for covered individuals.

Arthritis Care Checklist

If you are newly insured, thinking about switching plans, or considering supplemental coverage, there are 10 key areas of health care services that people with arthritis may need. Find out what your plan covers and what it doesn’t.

Understanding Your Explanation of Benefits

After you receive a health care service or product and an insurance claim has been filed, you’ll receive an explanation of benefits (EOB) from your insurer. Understanding this document is an important step before appealing a denied claim.

Benefits Verification Checklist for Arthritis Medications

Getting access to your prescription medications is critical to managing your arthritis. Follow these steps to ensure you get the drugs you need in a timely manner.

arthritis foundation prescription for access
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