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Why might limited benefit health insurance be right for a cancer survivor?

Some health insurance companies offer a limited benefit plan for those who cannot afford regular health insurance. This type of plan package might include coverage for a certain number of physician visits, preventive care and for catastrophic illness. Premiums generally cost less (such as $50 to $100 per month). The important thing to consider is whether the coverage includes the type of treatment you need now or may need in the future.

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Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.