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Dallas Health Insurance: Uninsured Residents on the Rise

Posted on: December 13th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

There are about 6 million uninsured Texas residents according to the article “Jason Roberson nominates uninsured Texans, whose staggering health care costs affect us all” by Jason Roberson on The Dallas Morning News. Texas continues to lead the nation in the percent of uninsured residents, with about one out of every 4 Texans walking around […]

Dallas Health Insurance Important in Case of H1N1

Posted on: November 12th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

This Monday, health officials in Dallas reported the 17th death linked to the H1N1 virus in Dallas County according to the article “Dallas County Reports 17th H1N1 Death” by WFAA.com staff on that website.  A 51 year old man with an underlying health issue passed away recently and was infected with H1N1 according to Dallas […]

Dallas Health Insurance For Children

Posted on: October 28th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Dallas County will lead the state of Texas in the percent of kids without insurance according to the article “Dallas County Leads State In Uninsured Children” by Jason Roberson on dallasnews.com.  The rate of uninsured children in Dallas County is about triple the national average based on the report released by The Children’s Medical Center Dallas. This […]

Dallas Health Insurance Perk

Posted on: September 9th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

Residents living in Dallas County, TX are eligible for a unique Dallas health insurance perk.  Dallas County’s prescription drug card covers pet’s medicines as well, according to the article on examiner.com by Rebecca Poling.  The Dallas County Coast2Coast RX card offers huge savings on prescription drugs, up to 65%.  This includes pet prescriptions also.  There […]

Texas Health Insurance Pool

Posted on: September 4th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

The Texas Health Insurance Pool website gives some history and background to what the pool is and how it benefits Texas residents. The Texas Legislature created the Texas Health Insurance Pool to provide Texas health insurance benefits to eligible Texans who are unable to get coverage from commercial insurance companies because of previous or current […]

Dallas Health Insurance and Dallas Hospitals

Posted on: August 13th, 2009 by ymedina No Comments

If you are in the market for Dallas health insurance it’s valuable to know how Dallas hospitals rank.  DallasHealthInsurance.org has some information on their rankings.  Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, TX, is ranked 15th among the best hospitals in the country for Gynecology.  It ranks 36th for treating kidney disease.  Children’s Medical Center is 15th […]