Health insurance is FULL of acronyms which can make things confusing! Two of the most important acronyms are HMO and PPO.     Don’t worry! This article will discuss the differences between HMO and PPO in simple terms. First, let’s start with the basics. The Nevada Division of Insurance defines HMO as:    … Read More


  For several years United Healthcare has been synonymous with a big list of doctors. Many people chose a United plan because they could see doctors in many states. Here in Northern Nevada, United Healthcare covers doctors at both of our largest hospital groups. The first is with Renown and the second is with Northern… Read More


If you are shopping in Reno for Health Insurance in 2021, we can help! Our local office in Northern Nevada helps people navigate the complex world of health care. Our 7 licensed brokers also contract with every major medical insurance company. Also, we do not charge fees! Our team can help you with the following… Read More


$0 Medicare Plans There really are many $0 Medicare plans that provide all the coverage you would need. These plans include major medical coverage, prescriptions, and extra benefits. These are Part C Medicare Advantage plans. You might have heard of these plans before or received ads for them in the mail or on TV. Although… Read More


Health Insurance Reno Plans and Rates If you are looking for a way to find out what health insurance plans are available in Northern Nevada, then you are in the right place. Our office is contracted with every health insurance Reno carrier. Depending on what market you’re in, there might be different carrier and plan… Read More


Prominence Medicare Plans in Reno If you are coming up on your 65th birthday or you currently have Medicare, you probably get a lot of mail and advertisements about different Medicare plans. There a ton of options and different plan choices which makes picking difficult and confusing. If you are having trouble going through these… Read More


Medicare Supplement Plans and Rates in Reno Transitioning to Medicare can be a confusing and difficult time for many. The amount of plan choices and steps to complete this process does not make it easy. There are also plenty of ways to screw up your Medicare coverage or end up with life long penalties. The… Read More


Health Insurance Broker in Reno Nevada Health Benefits Associates is a local brokerage for health insurance in the Northern Nevada area. As a health insurance broker in Reno Nevada for over 30 years, our office has provided excellent service and assistance to anyone needing help finding a health insurance policy. You can read some of… Read More


Renown Preferred Medicare Plans One of the largest networks of doctors in the area, Renown, has three different related health insurance brands. This can make things confusing for consumers who may not know how the relationships between these brands work. The insurance brands that work best with Renown are Renown Preferred Medicare Plans, Senior Care… Read More


Senior Care Plus Medicare Plans Senior Care Plus is what is called a Part C plan. Part C is a portion of Medicare that lowers your out of pocket medical expenses and also often includes drug coverage. Many Part C plans also offer dental, vision, and other additional benefits. These plans change benefits every year… Read More