TurboTax Is Integrating With EHealth
eHealth, the United States’ predominant private Internet health insurance exchange, has announced that it will enter into a partnership with Intuit Inc.. Inuit’s TurboTax product is currently used by over 20 million Americans to simplify the tax filing process. With this partnership, TurboTax users will be able to simply navigate their health insurance options to either acquire more desirable insurance or to comply with the conditions of the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). Both parties hope the agreement will expand consumer enrollment.
eHealth, and other health care exchanges, function in a similar fashion to health care benefits that some corporations provide their employees. Corporations that provide health insurance receive lower prices than individuals. Because companies purchase insurance for a large number of people, they receive a lower price on a per capita basis. Health insurance exchanges operate with this same concept but independently from … Read the rest