Hometown Health currently offers plans to individuals, small businesses, and large businesses. If you have Hometown Health benefits, you may qualify for added perks. As a local insurance company focused on wellness, their plans include added benefits to keep you healthy all year round. Most major medical plans only cover the required benefits on their… Read More


Businesses that offer insurance benefits to employees might be required to offer a continuation of coverage to members terminated from the group plan. This continuation of coverage, or COBRA for short, is a government regulation under the Department of Labor. COBRA is the abbreviated name for the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act. Fortunately employers do… Read More


Did you know that Hometown Health, a local insurance company in Northern Nevada, is offering low costing health insurance plans through the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce? If you want a plan that doesn’t cost you an arm and a leg, now is the time to apply! Our local office in Reno can send you… Read More


Hometown Health, a local insurance company in Nevada, is now offering low costing health insurance through the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce. Renown hospital owns Hometown Health. Also, they are the only non-profit insurance company in Nevada.  These new Carson Valley Association Plans will be available to small employers as well as Sole Proprietors who… Read More


Many people enrolled in Medicare are receiving IRMAA in Nevada. IRMAA, which stands for Income Related Monthly Adjustment Amount, applies to people in higher income brackets. Also these income brackets for IRMAA in Nevada are not the same as your standard tax brackets with the IRS. Depending on your situation, you may be able to… Read More


Every year, individuals and families shop for health care during the Open Enrollment Period. After Open Enrollment ends, you can still get health care coverage mid year. If you experienced a Qualifying Life Event you might be able to get affordable health insurance starting next month! Also, there are many different types of health insurance… Read More


The Business Network International group, also known as BNI, is now offering Association Health Plans. These Association Plans are offered through Hometown Health, a local insurance company in Reno. To get BNI Health Insurance, you must meet a few requirements: You must be a small business owner or a sole proprietor. Applicants must be in… Read More


There are two different types of Medicare Plans: Medigap Plans and Part C Medicare Advantage Plans. The Medicare Special Enrollment Periods in Nevada have significantly different rules compared to group health plans or the individual and family market. Depending on your eligibility, you might qualify for a Medicare plan starting next month! Also, you may… Read More


Prominence Health Plan, a local insurance company in Reno, recently announced a partnership with Vera Whole Life. Vera Reno is scheduled to open its doors in April 2019. Members of Prominence Health Plan will have access to Vera Reno for many different services. As a result, Prominence members will have shorter wait times when seeing… Read More


Have you experienced long wait times at the doctor in Nevada? We have a solution for you! For years, people with health insurance policies in Reno have had difficulty finding available doctors. With people moving to Nevada every day, it seems like there aren’t enough doctors for our growing community. In the next few years,… Read More