It may sound a bit odd to say a payment plan can improve your health for 2018, however, the truth is such a plan can make a big difference in many areas. When you have work that needs to be done or issues that need to be addressed, and you don’t have the cash on hand to take care of matters, payment plans may be the answer you need.
Addressing Health Issues
Daily, people are having to come to grips with the fact the insurance coverage they have does not cover all their medical expenses – that’s if they even have health insurance. Despite all the Affordable Care Act offers people in terms of a health care safety net, there are still many people without health care insurance for various reasons.
There are people who have health insurance, but their deductible is so high it seems as though they may as well not have insurance. It isn’t until there is a major problem that the insurance actually kicks in. When there are health issues that need to be addressed, the bottom line is that you need to find a way to afford the required care.
Many serious health issues have small beginnings. For example, a small cavity in your tooth left untreated long enough can end up developing serious complications, if it becomes abscessed, and the infection gets into your blood stream. Neglecting to address a rise in your blood pressure can lead to serious hypertension problems which in turn could lead to a stroke. For these reasons, addressing health issues in their early stages is imperative.
How Payment Plans Help
Putting a payment plan into place affords you the ability to take care of medical issues without necessarily placing a huge burden on your finances. Working with a knowledgeable person to devise a payment plan that fits your budget can give you peace of mind. It also relieves stress on two fronts. First, you are able to have your health issue dealt with in a timely fashion. Additionally, a payment plan helps you see the light at the end of the tunnel.
With automatic payment, you can set up your account so payments come out of your account at a specific time. Because they are automatically sent, as long as there is money in your account to cover the payment, you don’t have to worry about late payments or about missing one.
At PCP for Life, we are strong advocates for optimal health. If you need to set up a payment plan for your health care, please let us know. We will work with you to create a plan that fits your budget. Give us a call, or contact us today, for more information about how we can work with you to make a plan that works for you.