What is COBRA medical?

Answer COBRA is the acronym for the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act. It is a law that was passed in 1985 requiring employers to offer an employee medical benefits beyond his or her terminat... Read More »

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Is the COBRA stimulus only for medical or all items on COBRA?

The stimulus package temporarily reduces the premium you pay in accordance with Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA). If you become eligible for COBRA because of your or a family ... Read More »

If an insurance company completed a medical review stating you did not have a pre-existing conditon can they then do another medical exam when the person gets COBRA and reverse their decision?

Answer I don't see any way that that's possible. For links to the official government sites dealing with COBRA check

What is cobra medical insurance?

COBRA stands for the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act. The purpose of COBRA medical insurance is to extend group health insurance benefits for those who would no longer be eligible fo... Read More »

How do you get medical insurance after cobra ends?

You generally need to turn to private medical insurers. Many of these plans will offer you coverage with high deductibles and low premiums so that you'll be covered in the event of a major medical ... Read More »