Health Insurance Lindenhurst NY

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Jeffrey Lewis, CFP, ChFC
7 White Deer Court
Huntington, NY
Company
Title: President
Company: Planning Financial Futures, Inc.
Type
Investment Advisor Rep: Yes
Education
SUNY Binghamton / Economics
College Of Financial Planning / CFP
Years Experience
Years Experience: 20
Service
High Yield Bank Accounts,401k Rollover From Employer,Income for Life/ Preserve Principal,Wealth Management,Medicaid,Life Insurance,Investment & Portfolio Management,Long-Term Health Care Planning,Annuity Ideas & Strategy Planning,Planning For Personal Finances & Budgeting,Retirement Income Accumulation Planning,Business Income Tax Planning,Fee-Only Comprehensive Financial Planning,Pension for Highly Compensated Owners,Stock Market Alternative,Reverse Mortgage,Medicare Planning,Health Care Insura

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Budde Benefit Systems, LTD
(631) 598-3680
16 Riverside Avenue
Amityville, NY
 
Marchon Eyewear,Inc.
(516) 755-2020
35 Hub Drive
Melville, NY
 
Progressive Gastroenterology
(516) 739-4604
200 Old Country Rd., Ste. 520 Mineola, NY 11501
Mineola, NY
 
First national Administrators
(516) 352-7000
2003 Jericho Turnpike
New Hyde Park, NY
 
Bellco Health
(631) 789-6300
5500 New Horizons Blvd.
New York, NY
 
Next Level Marketing Inc
(631) 482-1176
Sunrise Hwy
Babylon, NY
 
mesobeautiful
(631) 423-2110
284 Oakwood Rd.
Huntington Station, NY
 
Via Viente
(516) 873-1944
29 Camden Place
New Hyde Park, NY
 
MedPlus Benefits
(516) 209-7468
29 Weston Place
Lawrence, NY
 
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Taking Responsibility

Healthcare reform shakeout makes health freedom more important than ever.

May 2010

Do you really understand the new Patient Protection and Afford­able Healthcare Act? As if the issues surrounding health insurance weren’t confusing enough, this bill, more than 2,500 pages long, may multiply uncertainties as everyone adapts to the changes it will bring.

In the furor that occurred before the bill’s passage, those people who argued most passionately on both sides appeared to have emotions in common when it came to healthcare—stress, anxiety, anger, fear. Many Americans seem to see sickness as our destiny, just as we’ve been taught by a model of medicine that treats symptoms and not causes. As reform took shape, we seemed to again forget that there’s another option: Staying healthy so you can avoid the doctor’s office, insurance snafus and co-pays altogether.

Imagine if the energy that was poured into healthcare reform went towards stopping disease in the first place. RAND Corporation researchers estimate that up to $162 billion could be saved each year by adopting prevention and personal health-management programs. As motivating as financial benefits may be, there are far greater rewards for those who undertake proactive preventive health initiatives—starting with peace of mind.

Security in Wellness

Amidst the raging chaos of healthcare reform debates, one demographic remained unconcerned: Those who are healthy. There is a confidence in people who care for their bodies, exercise regularly, eat healthy and take nutritional supplements. This segment of our society may represent a healthcare solution that eclipses healthcare reform. By taking steps to maintain their health, these people may minimize their need for expensive doctor’s visits. By taking personal health responsibility, they defy sickness as an inevitability, and instead claim wellness as a birthright.

Health freedom enables us all to follow this course if we want to. But how will the new health reform bill impact our right to pursue health as we choose?

Health Socialism?

One disturbing aspect of the new health bill is that instead of encouraging people to proactively maintain wellness, it will force all Americans to purchase government-mandated health insurance, a rule that takes effect in 2014. Those who refuse to purchase health insurance will face heavy fines.

Health insurance is great, but forcing Americans to buy insurance plans of our government’s choosing is a violation of health freedom. We must always protect our right to choose our path to health, even if that means choosing to forego health insurance. If that freedom to choose is revoked, it could open a Pandora’s box of health tyranny—losing the right to take nutritional supplements could be next.

With a safety net of “health insurance for all,” the bill may encourage sickness and unhealthy practices. Instead of demanding personal responsibility for wellness, the bill appears to enable unheal...

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New York State Mandated Health Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance benefits that insurers must provide include: alcohol/substance abuse, ambulatory surgery centers, ambulance transportation and services, ambulatory cancer treatment, anti-psychotic drugs, autism, birthing center/midwife, blood products, bone mass measurement, breast reconstruction, cancer pain medication therapies, cervical cancer/HPV screening, chemotherapy, chiropractor, clinical trial (cancer), contraceptives, dependent coverage (including newborns, adopted children, grandchildren, noncustodial children or stepchildren, dependent students/adults, disabled dependent adults, domestic partner and civil union), diabetes (self-management and supplies), emergency room service, home health care, hospice care, hormone replacement therapy, in vitro fertilization, mammography, mastectomy (including minimum stay), maternity (including minimum stay), mental health, nurse and nurse midwife, occupational therapist, off-label drug use, optometrist, orthotics, physical therapist, prostate cancer screening, prosthetics, psychotropic drugs, second surgical opinion, traumatic brain injury speech, physical and occupational therapy, well child care