Learn about the value of health insurance, types of health insurance and what to think about when choosing a plan
Access to health insurance may pose a challenge for people with lupus. This section provides information on the different insurance options that may be available to you.
Medicare is a federal insurance program that pays for medical care for people who qualify, generally covering 80% of reasonable charges. Information on eligibility requirements, the different parts of Medicare, and how to apply can be found here.
Medicaid is a state program that assists eligible low-income individuals and families financially by sending payments directly to health care providers.
The Health Insurance Marketplace allows consumers to shop and compare healthcare coverage.