Hal was a former staff writer at HealthCare.com, where he monitored the insurance industry and helped consumers make smart medical decisions. Prior to joining HealthCare.com, Hal worked to grow other startups and nonprofit groups. He drinks a ton of coffee and eats vegetables almost every day.

Latest Articles by Hal Levy

What Is Medicare Part B?

Medicare Part B is the component of Medicare that covers your preventive care and doctor visits. All outpatient services, including outpatient surgery, diagnostic tests, and medical equipment also…..

What Are the Essential Health Benefits Under Obamacare?

Under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), every health insurance plan must cover a specific set of health services called “essential health benefits”, or EHBs. These benefits ensure that there…..

When Is the Medicare Supplement Special Enrollment Period?

A Medicare Supplement Special Enrollment Period restores your ability to enroll in Medicare Supplement (“Medigap”) at fair prices, even if your Medigap Open Enrollment Period is over. There…..