Dear Addy: 2020 Open Enrollment

Dear Addy,I keep seeing reminders about open enrollment beginning November 1, 2019. As a person with a bleeding disorder, what should I look for in an insurance plan?Signed,Investigating Insurance Dear Investigator,The Open Enrollment Period is a time frame each year when health insurance plans or HMOs (health maintenance organizations) are required by law to accept applications from new plan enrollees regardless […]

Keys to the Kingdom

Over the last several years, I have been focused on the idea of transition and independence as Thomas speeds through his adolescence. While he will always be my little boy, I simply have to face the facts that this six-foot, 16-year-old will be making decisions for himself and his healthcare in short order.There have been […]