Insurance Basics Directory
What you need to know about health insurance, made simple.
Doctor Rating and Review Sites: Reliable?
If you’re looking for a doctor, should you use sites that allow ratings and reviews? WebMD answers your questions.
Types of Health Plans: How They Compare
Learn from WebMD about the types of health insurance plans available under the Affordable Care Act.
Hospital Rating and Review Sites: Reliable?
If you're looking for a hospital, which sites should you use? WebMD highlights reliable sites that rate hospitals.
Obamacare Repeal: What May Replace It
This article explains health insurance ideas that may replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
What Is the Individual Mandate?
In 2014, every American is subject to the individual mandate. But what it is exactly?
What Is the ACA?
Health care reform kicks in on Jan. 1, 2014, with the Affordable Care Act, also nicknamed “Obamacare.”
What Is the Difference Between Coinsurance and Copay?
Sometimes when you go to the doctor you have to pay the coinsurance or a co-pay but what’s the difference?
What Is a Flexible Spending Account?
A flexible spending account might help you pay for your health care costs.