With the passage of healthcare reform March 2010, we have steadily watched the "stand alone individual insurance market" go away. Several years back we had many individual companies to offer you coverage. Now we have only a handful.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas announced in the fall of 2015, they would be discontinuing their PPO plans and only offer HMO plans.
Fall of 2016, Aetna, Humana and United Healthcare / Golden Rule stopped offering individual plans in 2017 and beyond. This leaves only one statewide carrier, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.
Today we have one state wide medical carrier for Individuals. Our major metropolitan areas have additional, city specific carriers.
The cost of seeing a doctor or being hospitalized is always increasing.
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Unfortunately, we are not registered to help individuals with Healthcare.gov
However, this federally created and managed website, is by far the best place to find what plans are available in your zip code.
With the passing of healthcare reform, all medical plans for individuals under age 65 are now guarantee issue with no pre-existing conditions.
You can click Here and apply for coverage with Healthcare.Gov