eHealth Review of More Than One Million Consumer Calls Reveals Most Seniors on Medicare With Fixed Incomes Don’t Know About Savings Programs
Jun. 11, 2018
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--More than four in ten people over the age of 65 rely on a monthly Social Security check for 90 percent or more of their income. Not surprisingly, large numbers seek help each year to manage rising health care costs. Based on more than one million customer service calls fielded in 2017, eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) ( Medicare.com and eHealthMedicare.com ) has identified the three money-saving opportunities most commonly overlooked by lower-income Medicare beneficiaries.
eHealth responds to thousands of calls each month and is committed to educating Medicare beneficiaries about their coverage options and cost-saving opportunities.
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) owns eHealth.com, a leading private online health insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses can compare health insurance products from brand-name insurers side by side and purchase and enroll in coverage online and over the phone. eHealth offers thousands of individual, family and small business health plans underwritten by many of the nation's leading health insurance companies. eHealth (through its subsidiaries) is licensed to sell health insurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. eHealth also offers educational resources, exceptional telephonic support, and powerful online and pharmacy-based tools to help Medicare beneficiaries navigate Medicare health insurance options, choose the right plan and enroll in select plans online or over the phone through Medicare.com ( www.Medicare.com ), eHealthMedicare.com ( www.eHealthMedicare.com ), goMedigap ( www.goMedigap.com ) and PlanPrescriber.com ( www.PlanPrescriber.com ).
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CONTACT: DMA Communications for eHealth, Inc.
Sande Drew, 916-207-7674
Lisa Zamosky, 650-864-6032
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SENIORS HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE CONSUMER GENERAL HEALTH
SOURCE: eHealth, Inc.
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