Short and sweet: Short-term medical provides alternative solution to eligibility gaps

Kinneally, Jim
March 2007
Employee Benefit News;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p41
The article offers information about short-term medical coverage (STM) for U.S. employees. STM insurance provides fully-insured major medical coverage with a defined duration of 12 months or less ideal for healthy individuals with short-term insurance needs. Employees are responsible for paying the full premium costs of STM as it is an individual plan. STM is not available in such states as Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York and Vermont.


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