HMOs

  • When health premiums and your budget collide

    When low premiums are a must it’s hard to beat the federal employee health benefits program. Uncle Sam pays the lion’s share of the premium and there are some bargains in the program, if you know where to look.

  • Is there an HMO in your future?

    Do you get emotional when comparing fee-for-service health plans with an HMO? Do you know the difference? Does it really matter?

  • Open season with Walton Francis

    Do you need to get Medicare Part B? What are the advantages of an HMO? What’s the difference between a self only plan, a self-plus-one plan and a family plan? Walton Francis, author of the Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees, will answer those questions and more when he joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn.

  • Open Season continues with AETNA Federal Plans

    Tom Bernatavitz, vice president of Aetna Federal Plans, joins hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan to talk about Aetna health care plans that are available to feds during Open Season. November 24, 2014

  • Open Season and Walton Francis

    Insurance expert and author Walton Francis answers your questions about FEHBP Open Season. November 10, 2014

  • Open season with Walton Francis

    Insurance expert and author Walton Francis will answer your calls and emails about open season. November 11, 2013

  • Open season – AETNA Insurance

    Tom Bermatavitz, president of Aetna Federal Plans, talks about open season and the different health care plans that are available. October 21, 2013

  • Aetna options for FEHB during Open Season

    Tom Bernatavitz, senior vice president and head of federal plans for Aetna, talks about the federal employee health benefit options that his company is offering. November 19, 2012