insurance

Value-Based Health Plans: Healing Medicine?

Our medical costs are out of control. Some local companies are trying value-based health plans. Are they the answer?

Sabrina McKinney faced an important decision two years ago.  It was Boeing’s annual open enrollment period, when employees choose a…

Elaine Porterfield and Leslie Helm

Shopping Insurance

It’s getting close to open enrollment time for the Washington Health Benefit Exchange—beginning November 15 through February 15—so now is…

Seattle Mag

Understanding the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act likely affects you and just about everyone you know

Kathryn is in her early 50s and lives on the shore of Lake Washington with her husband, Bill, in an…

Sheila Mickool