Does cobra apply to dental coverage?

Answer If your previous organization offered dental coverage as either part of their basic health plan or as a separate benefit option, you can elect to continue dental benefits through COBRA. Under the ... Read More »

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Will you be able to get inexpensive individual dental insurance if you discontinue COBRA and have a lapse in coverage?

Yes, dental insurance is not like major medical. There are a lot of individual plans on the market and they do not consider continuation of coverage. However, it is fairly common for individual den... Read More »

Can your employer cancel your medical coverage before you have received any info about cobra coverage?

Answer Legally? no, your employer has 60 days to mail you information on COBRA policies they offer. Your policy from your employment will terminate 30 business days after your employment ends

What is COBRA coverage?

The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act, better known as COBRA, was passed by Congress in 1986. COBRA allows certain former employees, retirees, spouses, former spouses, and dependent ch... Read More »

Who pays for COBRA coverage?

COBRA health insurance premiums are generally paid for by the recipient of the insurance at the former employer's group rate. However, since February 2009, the U.S. government has been subsidizing ... Read More »