Compare Health Insurance Plans When choosing a health insurance plan, it is important to balance your needs with the monthly premium. Premium and cost sharing are the two expenses to consider when purchasing a plan to cover medical services. With so many choices and benefits, it can be difficult to make the correct decision. Speaking… Read More


Reno Doctors If you recently purchased a Reno health insurance policy during open enrollment, you will want to ensure you go to doctors that are contracted with your insurance. Although there may be many Reno doctors in your area, they may not all be covered. Ensuring the doctors that you do see are contracted, will… Read More


Hometown Health, a local insurance company in Nevada, is now offering health insurance through the Better Business Bureau Association Plans. Renown hospital owns Hometown Health. Also, they are the only non-profit insurance company in Nevada.  These new Better Business Bureau Associations Plans will be available to small employers as well as Sole Proprietors. The plans… Read More


Are you a sole proprietor looking for affordable health insurance? With recent changes to health care, there may be an option for you! President Trump passed an executive order legalizing Association Health Plans. Association Health Plans are a collection of small employers with a common membership. These small employers will join a large group risk… Read More


Builders Health Insurance in Northern Nevada The Builders Association of Northern Nevada is working with Hometown Health Plan to allow construction-related businesses to join together and purchase health insurance. The BANN Association insurance plans are the result of new federal rules. The rules released in June of this year allow businesses to join together to… Read More


On November 27th, 2018 the Builders Association of Northern Nevada, in partnership with Hometown Health, released new BANN Health Insurance plans. Their focus is small employers with between 2 and 49 full-time employees. The idea is to provide members with lower rates by circumventing large parts of the Affordable Care Act. Many of the cost-saving… Read More


BANN Insurance through Hometown Health Nevada small businesses will see another addition to the association group health plan market at the end of this year. BANN (Builders Association of Northern Nevada) will allow small employers to group together and have similar health insurance options as large employers. In addition to more options, eligible businesses will… Read More


Group Health Insurance Planning Every year when health insurance policies renew, it seems like benefits decrease and premiums increase. For example, there are many differences between small group health insurance plans available in 2018 compared to 2019. One of the major benefit changes each year in Northern Nevada is Emergency Room coverage. 4 year ago,… Read More


Reno Chamber Association Plan The Reno and Sparks Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with Prominence Health Plan to provide an association Reno health insurance plan to small businesses in Washoe County. This plan will be rolling out at the end of this year. Small groups can begin coverage for December 1st or January 1st.… Read More


In the world of health insurance, there are Open Enrollment periods when anyone can get a Reno health insurance plan. For individuals and families, Open Enrollment starts on November 1st and ends on December 15th for coverage starting January 1st. For Medicare beneficiaries, the Annual Enrollment Period starts on October 15th and ends on December 7th… Read More