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For Immediate Release: Insurance Agent Earns Certificate of Recognition from The Health Insurance Marketplace for Circle of Champions 2018

Insurance Agent Earns Certificate of Recognition from The Health Insurance Marketplace for Circle of Champions 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Evergreen Park, IL - Butch Zemar, Healthcare Reform Specialist and Author, was presented with the Circle of Champions on September 27, 2018, for outstanding ongoing contribution and success during the 2018 Health Insuranc...

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You are the patient, not the customer

Healthcare is personal. When we start seeing the doctor, it is about us, or what is inside of us. These are things we do not go telling the public. Over time we build this relationship with the doctor. There is a comfort zone when it comes to our doctors. The unfortunate thing is, this relationship is one-sided. You are only a good relationship, as long...

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For Immediate Release: Local Small Business Event: Spend less and get more from your health plan

For immediate release Local Small Business Event: Spend less and get more from your health plan Elk Grove Village (August 14, 2018): Corkill Insurance Agency, Inc. will be presenting to small businesses on how to they can spend less and get more from their health plans. Small businesses are running into problems maintaining the cost of their he...

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What is your 2019 strategy to combat another increase in premiums?

(Photo Credits: http://www.zcool.com.cn/u/1/) Traditionally employers would control health care costs by moving deductibles up, maybe some max out-of-pocket increases, perhaps even offer a Health Savings Account plan (HSAs). Over time, all this did was delay the next increase. What did it solve? What is your next move for 2019? How much higher can you i...

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The CEO of one of the largest health insurers in the US explains why he thinks healthcare costs so much

Cigna CEO David Cordani Reuters This CEO believes that hospitals and the local community should spend more money on programs to engage the patient in healthcare. If the hospital increases their costs, that gets passed either directly on to the patient or financed through the insurance company. Then the patient/policyholder will end up paying a higher cost...

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Video: strategize and save money on health insurance in 2018

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Video: What to do for 2018 health insurance plans

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Small employers still have a chance to save money

Photo credit: clipartfest.com The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has confused many people lately. The massive increases for January 1st, 2017, has left many in a pickle. Employers are scrambling to find a solution, yet at a cost that could be as much as double their mortgage. This increase produces a financial strain on their family. The p...

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Video: Small Businesses Paying More for Health Insurance in 2017

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Video: ACA Executive Order by Trump Administration Jan 2017

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