Short Term Health Insurance
Compared to traditional major medical coverage, short-term plans tend to be more affordable. The reason for this is that they do not cover pre-existing conditions or maternity care. The savings can be significant as indicated by the average cost of major medical vs short term medical in 2016.
Major medical average plan for individual was $321, for family $833. For Short Term plans for individual was $110 and family $276 premiums.
Short Term plans may be the ideal solution for specific family and individuals.