It’s not all the time that people have health insurance coverage. Sometimes, a person’s situation could cause him to live without health protection although only for a short period of time. Employment issues such as being laid off from work and financial difficulty are common reasons for an individual’s lack of health coverage.
There’s still a solution for this, though. At this point, it would be a good idea to secure a temporary or short term health insurance. By temporary, it means the policy is good for only a specific time frame. And it is often used to protect the person while he or she is still looking for a job regardless whether the individual was previously laid off or is a new college graduate.
People need to be insured at all times if possible because you never know what will happen in your daily life. But if you have health coverage, you will save money from hospital and other medical-related costs even for minor injuries.
Originally posted on October 5, 2012 @ 7:00 am