Tap into Health Care Freebies
Almost all health plans today offer free services, education and tools to keep its members healthier. Many consumers don’t know about phone lines staffed by nurses who offer medical advice 24/7 or discounts on gym memberships or equipment.
Trying to lose weight or stop smoking? Some plans have wellness programs to help you reach your goals. If you’re coping with a chronic illness, such as diabetes or hypertension, the medical staff of your plan’s disease management program can help you manage your health.
The best ways to find out about free benefits from any insurance plan is on the company’s Web site or call the member services number on the back of your insurance card.