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Cancer Insurance A Priority For Families With A HIstory of Cancer

It has been estimated that around 35% of men and women will be diagnosed with cancer (at any site) at some point in their lives. Many people feel that they would never recover from the financial burden associated with cancer.

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With over 14 million people (2014) living with cancer in the country, it is on a lot of people’s minds. This is why the cancer insurance policy exists. Cancer is something that impacts a large number of people every day. Whether a positive cancer is a larger risk for you or you want simply want to have additional coverage to protect you need it, General Insurance has the policies to help keep you and your loved ones emotionally and financially able to cope. We are happy to be able to provide financial relief, comfort, and protection so that you can focus on other important things that need attention.

It is also important to recognize what your medical insurance plan doesn’t cover when it comes to cancer treatment. Often out-of-network treatments, home healthcare, and experimental treatments are not covered. Cancer insurance can help cover some of the costs of these things. In addition, plans often cover expenses considered out-of-pocket, as well as some non-medical expenses that many medical plans don’t cover. Before buying cancer insurance, read on.

What are the Benefits of Cancer Insurance

Nobody plans to get cancer. When it happens it is often unexpected and almost always costly. Cancer insurance coverage can help cover costs such as:

  • Childcare
  • Loss of Income
  • Lodging and meals during treatment
  • Deductibles and co-pays
  • Home Health Care
  • Related travel during treatment
  • Care at specialty centers that may be out-of-network when it relates to your medical coverage

In addition, insurance can provide benefits that help cover the expenses related to prevention screening (such as mammograms).

When it comes to cancer, the stats say a lot. Men in the UD, for example, have a one in two chance of developing some form of cancer. One in four men in the US will die from cancer. While women are less likely than men to get cancer, the statistics still say a lot. One in three American women will develop cancer in their lifetimes. One in four women will die from it.

Other Things to Remember

Cancer insurance is not designed to take the place of your primary health insurance plan. It is designed to complement your primary health insurance plan. It covers expenses that your primary health insurance plan does not. This can help you save money, get better treatments, and be more financially at ease in the event you are diagnosed with cancer.

Cancer insurance can cover a lot of expenses related to cancer. Deductibles and co-pays can add up. Lengthy hospital stays are expensive and sometimes dietary assistance is needed. Traditional medical insurance does not always cover these things. Check with your health insurance provider for more information on what you are covered for before researching additional cancer insurance. If you are enrolled in Medicare, look into Medigap. Also, keep in mind that having multiple insurance policies can save you money. We offer a large number of insurances that can protect you in a wide array of situations.

Every insurance company is different when it comes to cancer insurance. Sometimes they cover a number of things we have talked about, sometimes they don’t. Some companies even provide one lump sum cash payments as cancer insurance. The only way to know is to contact the company. We are happy to answer all questions about our policies and get you lined up with one that best fits your needs and wants. Keep in mind that some people are more at risk for cancer than others. If your family has a history of cancer, this policy may make a lot of sense for you to have.

There are a lot of insurance companies that are starting to offer policies to help cover people that get cancer. General Insurance is one of those companies. The reality is that cancer means time off from work, drastically increased medical bills, and for many the costs of high deductibles. When it comes to cancer insurance monthly premiums can be fairly low, and the amount that you can benefit is high. Most people do not feel they can financially withstand the costs of cancer. General Insurance is here to help make sure that you are protected. We can help you get the cancer insurance policy that best fits your needs and works well with your primary health insurance. We are happy to provide a quote to help you buy cancer insurance that will work for you.

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