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International health insurance for a uk resident in uk?

International health insurance for a uk resident in uk?

On-line: International health insurance, typically with evacuation coverage, is a supplemental insurance policy to cover health expenses while traveling. There are many reputible companies who market their products online. The national health service advises: www.Nhs.Uk/nhsengland/healthcareabroad/pages/healthcareabroad.Aspx. Us state department: travel.State.Gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1470.Html. ...Read more

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Which organizations offer drug/health pkans?

Which organizations offer drug/health pkans?

All insurers should: Major insurance companies have drug plans. The insurance companies can have their own plan, or contract with a separate company to run a drug plan. Other groups, such as aarp, may have a plan (but again, they contract with a separate company to run the plan). Plans have benefits for local retail pharmacies to handle short-term prescriptions, and mail-order pharmacies for 90-day prescriptions. ...Read more

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Public hospitals vs. Private hospitals. Who is more current?

Public hospitals vs. Private hospitals. Who is more current?

Depends: Difficult to answer. Some are current. It all depends on what services they provide. Some hospitals provide good advanced orthopedic care, some may provide advanced neurosurgical care--- hence it is difficult to generalize. ...Read more

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Which conditions would insurance cover for bariatric surgery, lapband?

Which conditions would insurance cover for bariatric surgery,  lapband?

Varies: Coverage varies depending on the insurance companies. Check on line which your insurance will cover ...Read more

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Who (orthopedic surgeons or podiatrist) does vascularized bone grafts for osteonecrosis of the talus-in denver, chicago, st. Louis or kansas areas?

Who (orthopedic surgeons or podiatrist) does vascularized bone grafts for osteonecrosis of the talus-in denver, chicago, st. Louis or kansas areas?

Ankle Specialist: I would check with the medical schools in each of the cities. Chicago and st. Louis have multiple medical schools. In the orthopedic department look for the doctor listed as foot and ankle. This at least means that he or she is fellowship trained ...Read more

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Bonjour quel est le meilleur traitement de la dermite séborrhéique ? Merci

Bonjour quel est le meilleur traitement de la dermite  séborrhéique ? Merci

French Seb Derm: Bonjour. Cela dépend où il est, mais en général, un shampooing antifongique avec ou sans un corticostéroïde topique est utilisé pour traiter la dermatite séborrhéique. ...Read more

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Could california medical cover protein shakes/products for bariatrics patients?

Could california medical cover protein shakes/products for bariatrics patients?

Sometimes: It depends on your insurance and the specific supplement you are looking to have covered. Usually I have found that it is not commonly covered. However, I have encountered exceptions in my practice. ...Read more

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Estoy experimentando erupción cutánea (calidad: picazón/ comezón, en forma de anillo) .

Estoy experimentando  erupción cutánea (calidad: picazón/ comezón, en forma de anillo) .

No comprendo espanol: I'm sorry that I do not speak Spanish. You might be able to get a Spanish speaking physician to get your question and reply to you. ...Read more

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Does illinois medicaid cover oral and maxillofacial surgery?

Does illinois medicaid cover oral and maxillofacial surgery?

May cover: In general, in all states medicaid should cover diseases like tumors, not for cosmatic procedures, for more details ask your oral surgeon. ...Read more

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Does Mayo, Cleveland Clinic offer higher/more comprehensive level of care than Brigham and Womens or MGH? Have POTS and migraines needs treatment.

Does Mayo, Cleveland Clinic offer higher/more comprehensive level of care than Brigham and Womens or MGH? Have POTS and migraines needs treatment.

No Difference: In my professional opinion all institutions you mentioned are outstanding. The most important aspect, again in my opinion, no matter what institution, is to find a knowledgeable, caring physician, that will partner with you, be your advocate, and identify at all costs your medical problem and make an accurate, timely diagnosis in order to treat the condition you are seeking relief from properl. ...Read more

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What is the effect of telemedicine, telehealth, and e-health on cost and access for rural patients?

What is the effect of telemedicine, telehealth, and e-health on cost and access for rural patients?

Telehealth: Telemedicine is wonderful. You can get patients in rural settings access to a full variety of specialists on a flexible schedule. It cost less. Most patient feedback is very positive on the experience. If it were not for this technology, many specialties would be totally unavailable to small towns. This is a growth industry. ...Read more

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Estoy experimentando inflamación de la pierna, dolor de pierna, hinchazón de la pantorrilla, dolor que atraviesa la pierna, dificultad para subir escaleras and calambres en piernas.

Estoy experimentando  inflamación de la pierna, dolor de pierna, hinchazón de la pantorrilla, dolor que atraviesa la pierna, dificultad para subir escaleras and calambres en piernas.

Puede tener: una infeccion de la piel o inflamacion del musculo de la pantorilla. Tambien puede ser un coagulo de la veina profunda del muslo o pantorilla. O puede ser una herida del musculo de muslo. Necesita buscar a un doctor que puede examinar y hacer diagnostico propio. Gracias por confiar en HealthTap. ...Read more

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Could medi-cal cover any dental services?

Could medi-cal cover any dental services?

Good news!: Medi-cal dental coverage to be partially restored, but not until may. "medi-cal, the state-federal health insurance program for low-income people, will once again cover x-rays, cleaning, routine exams, some root canals, crowns and full sets of dentures. It will not, however, cover partial dentures and certain other procedures for adults." congratulation! ...Read more

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