- Q Do defined contribution health plans cover eye care and eyewear costs?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineSometimes. The beauty of defined contribution health plans is that you have a lot of options. So when it comes to eye care and eyewear costs, it depends on what type of plan you have selected and/or if you have a medical spending/savings account.... Full Answer
- Q What was the original goal of private health insurance?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineThe original goal of private health insurance was to pay for the nursing care, room, and board you received in a hospital. It wasn’t until the 1940s, when private health insurance expanded to cover doctors’ bills. Full Answer