We at MB have been pushing the knowledge to be a wise health care consumer. It appears the kids are listening and thank goodness because they are currently the largest adult population. Their action, toward anything, makes a significant dent. When it comes to health care, they have specific needs that have made the industry notice and take action.
• Millennials are dissatisfied with the wait time, the lack of convenient availability, and office efficiency.
• Work Flexibility is essential to Gen X and Millennials.
• Millennials would like to know their doctor is ‘good’ before their visit. They would like to schedule and pay online and have patient-centric health care experiences. Of the younger generation, 47% changed providers because of poor service.
With these non-traditional expectations, the question is, will the insurance industry adapt? Read on.
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With the beginning of your policy year, it is imperative to prepare for any plan changes that may occur. Be it a change in your insurance carrier, a change in the annual deductible, or merely a difference in your prescription coverage. Don’t assume everything is the same. Attend your open enrollment meetings to determine the plan changes, if any, and research your prescription or co-pay maintenance enrollment; not doing could cost you plenty.