Navigation Links
Guardian Highlights Significance of Critical Illness Insurance During National Stroke Awareness Month
Date:5/4/2009

s if faced with a serious illness. The report can be found at www.GuardianBenefits.com.

"When someone is recovering from a prevalent event like stroke, they face a number of medical and non-medical expenses that are not covered by traditional insurance," said Barry Petruzzi, 2nd vice president, Group Benefits. "Until they're having to cope with the situation, they don't realize the financial dilemma that these expenses can present. Many families resort to using savings or credit cards to cover these expenses. This strategy quickly backfires as expenses continue to rise compounded by interest, which leaves the family in ever deepening financial debt."

Important Facts about Critical Illness Insurance and Disability Insurance

  • Group critical illness insurance is an affordable complement to disability and medical plans, such as high deductible health plans.
  • Disability income payments generally begin a few months after a disabling event. Most expenses related with serious illnesses like stroke are encountered up front as part of initial recovery and critical illness insurance can help provide needed financial support during this time.
  • While disability insurance can help pay a portion of ongoing expenses like mortgage and everyday bills, disability income payments can often be taxed, reducing the payout amount. When coping with a major illness people likely incur bills above and beyond what they are normally used to because of things like a loved one's time off from work, travel to treatment centers and medically necessary home modifications.
  • The Family Medical Leave Act enables relatives to take time off from work to care for loved ones, but does not guarantee pay. Critical illness insurance can be used to cover lost income for prevalent illnesses that trigger FMLA abse
    '/>"/>

SOURCE The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Guardian Adds New Cost-Conscious Options to Group Dental Lineup
2. New Program Gives Guardian Dental Pre-Paid/DHMO Members Greater Access to Specialty Care
3. Guardian Highlights the Importance of Critical Illness Insurance During American Heart Month
4. Why Your Pet Wants You to Read Trust Me: Im Not a Veterinarian!: Jim Schwartzs New Book Is a Self-Defense Manual for Animal Guardians
5. Guardian Life Flight, Air Ambulance Service Provider, Announces Addition of Sam Kini, M.D. To Its Team
6. Guardian Expands Dental HMO/Pre-Paid Coverage
7. Author Pens Pet Guardian Self-Defense Manual
8. Ansell Healthcare Europe Lands 2008 Frost & Sullivan Customer Service Leadership Award for its Ansell Guardian(SM) Safety Program
9. Guardian Enhances Enrollment Capabilities With More Spanish Language Services
10. Guardian Provides National Access to In-Network Medical Benefits
11. Guardian Survey: More Than Half of Small Business Employers Who Offer Benefits Encounter Challenges During Open Enrollment Season
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2015)... (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Designers and ... new overlay entitled Scratches 5K from Pixel Film Studios. ... effects to any media inside Final Cut Pro X” ... Corporate saves time and is an effective tool for ... FCPX Overlay Scratches 5K's intuitive grunge overlays. Simply drag ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Paso Robles, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 ... damage restoration specialists , this week released a report ... worsen the symptoms of asthma sufferers, and according to ... healthy children. , According to the Environmental Protection ... can develop asthmatic reactions. Breathing in mold may trigger ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Island, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 ... cancer-focused training and business criteria for the spa and ... services to clients who have experienced or are living ... the global Spafinder Wellness 365® Network, will be identified ... and recognized as a provider of safe, therapeutic services ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... New York, New York (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 ... lawsuits ( http://www.lipitorlawsuitcenter.com/ ) that allege the statin medication ... 2 diabetes has granted Pfizer Inc.’s Motion to Dismiss ... proceeding. According to a Case Management Order issued in ... March 23rd, the Court determined that the dismissals were ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 ... is seeing more plastic surgery patients travel to the ... Tania Medina. The plastic surgery clinic is turning the ... for international cosmetic surgery patients — with trustworthy services ... important factor when selecting a plastic surgeon. Patients are ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pixel Film Studios Unveiled Scratches 5k for Final Cut Pro X Editors 2Health News:Water Damage Restoration Specialists Servpro of Paso Robles Release Report on Mold and Asthma 2Health News:Water Damage Restoration Specialists Servpro of Paso Robles Release Report on Mold and Asthma 3Health News:Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy & Wellness Day Spa Certified as “Cancer Aware” by Wellness for Cancer and Recognized on Spafinder.com 2Health News:Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy & Wellness Day Spa Certified as “Cancer Aware” by Wellness for Cancer and Recognized on Spafinder.com 3Health News:Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy & Wellness Day Spa Certified as “Cancer Aware” by Wellness for Cancer and Recognized on Spafinder.com 4Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, as Court Rules on Pfizer’s Motion to Dismiss Certain Cases 2Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, as Court Rules on Pfizer’s Motion to Dismiss Certain Cases 3Health News:Dominican Republic Plastic Surgery Provider Turning Medical Tourism Upside-Down 2Health News:Dominican Republic Plastic Surgery Provider Turning Medical Tourism Upside-Down 3
... half a billion people sick and one million dead, ... largest number of HIV sufferers, estimated at 24.7 million ... 2 million people succumbed to the disease this year. ... a valid point in suggesting that malaria and HIV ...
... have a healthier diet and lifestyle than those who ... Lindsay Reaves of the University of Minnesota School of ... health behaviour of over 2,500 US high school seniors, ... study, which appeared in the December journal of the ...
... blood transfusions probably turning deadly, scientists have reported the ... blood //transfusions in 2004, being affected with the variant ... was after an analysis of the death of the ... ,Professor John Collinge reporting in the medical journal Lancet ...
... dead skin of visitors' feet is turning into an intriguing ... ,Hordes of Turkish spa fish, members of the garra rufa ... Reflexology spot at the Underwater World attraction., ,The reflexologists ... removed by the fish., ,It costs $22 for a ...
... cartilage in joints, is likely to be more painful ... by David Felson, a professor at the Boston University ... the knee for 30 months. Twelve percent of the ... BBC News. ,The researchers found that smokers ...
... Five HIV-positive children were turned out of a school in ... ,The MDLP School near Pampady district dismissed the children Wednesday ... if the infected children continued to study here. ... Class 2 and two girls in Class 4 - are ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The Deadly Duo – Why Malaria and HIV Coexist in Afric 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... , March 27, 2015 ... 2015" therapeutic market research report of 52 pages ... online business intelligence library. The report ... on the therapeutic development for Visceral Pain, complete ... by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... HOUSTON , March 26, 2015  The ... of a study independently conducted by the Department ... Japan have been published. ... compared 5-fluorouracil hepatic arterial infusion as post-operative adjuvant ... colorectal metastasis of the liver. ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... March 26, 2015  OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... clinical developments and announced fourth quarter and year ... Developments and Anticipated Near-term MilestonesCustirsen , ... to negotiate the termination of their collaboration and ... final termination agreement are ongoing. , Two ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 2Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 3Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 4OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 2OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 3OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 4OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 5OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 6OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 7OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 8
...  Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have shown that an ... of cocaine. The findings could lead to human clinical trials ... in case of emergency. Cocaine is involved in more than ... in the United States. The findings, reported recently ...
... FRANCISCO, April 18, 2012 Although adherence to hypertension ... total costs of care are higher for adherent patients ... a new study from pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics ... Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP),s 24th Annual Meeting ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Scripps Research Institute Scientists Develop Antidote for Cocaine Overdose 2Scripps Research Institute Scientists Develop Antidote for Cocaine Overdose 3Scripps Research Institute Scientists Develop Antidote for Cocaine Overdose 4Hypertension Drug Adherence Associated with Fewer Hospitalizations and Lower Medical Costs but Increased Total Care Costs 2
... provides a convenient reservoir of cooling water for the ... extended period of time or in a location which ... the hot side of the thermoelectric heat pump. ... is adequate to run the 900R for up to ...
Punch set for Advanced Tissue Arrayer, 2.0 mm...
Inquire...
Inquire...
Medicine Products: