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Health insurance and Obamacare terms

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generic drug

Once a company’s patent on a brand-name prescription drug has expired, other drug companies are allowed to sell the same… Read more

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group health insurance

Coverage through an employer or other entity that covers all individuals in the group. Read more about group health insurance.

guaranteed issue

Guaranteed issue refers to health insurance coverage that is guaranteed to be issued to applicants regardless of their health status,… Read more