Hotline (888-353-4194) for Universal Health Care Medicare Members to Contact eHealthMedicare.com and PlanPrescriber.com

Hotline (888-353-4194) for Universal Health Care Medicare Members to Contact 
eHealthMedicare.com and PlanPrescriber.com 
As the May 31 Deadline Looms for Universal Members to Change
Coverage, eHealth Creates New 888 Number 
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/13 -- 
eHealthMedicare.com has created a hotline -- 888-353-4194 -- for the
37,000 plus Medicare beneficiaries in Florida who lost their
supplemental Medicare insurance benefits when Universal Health Care
went bankrupt this past May.  
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), America's first and largest private
online health insurance exchange, operates eHealthMedicare.com and
PlanPrescriber.com, as well as three US-based call centers staffed
with licensed agents. Agents are ready and able to help former
Universal Health Care members select new supplemental Medicare
benefits before May 31, when their window closes to replace their
coverage.  
"In late March, minutes after the news broke that Universal was
officially shut down, we began receiving phone calls from panicked
Universal customers in our call center," said Ross Blair, Senior Vice
President at eHealth. "Most of the callers were aware that they only
had until the end of the month to switch plans if they wanted new
coverage in effect by April 1. Although the news broke just before
the Easter weekend, many of our agents volunteered to work that
holiday weekend in order to help Universal customer's enroll before
the deadline." 
On eHealthMedicare.com and PlanPrescriber.com, Universal Health Care
members can comparison shop for Medicare Supplement, Medicare
Advantage and Medicare Part D plans from one of the nation's largest
online marketplaces for supplemental Medicare products. Both web
sites allow customers to compare plans side by side. Customers can
compare specific plan benefits, monthly premiums and the prices on
prescription drugs for every available plan. 
eHealth has been named to Kiplinger's "Best of List," every year
since 2006. And, eHealth's award winning technology is supported by
an army of dedicated, licensed agents who are available to take
calls, answer questions and walk customers through the entire
enrollment process.  
Additional Consumer Resources:  


 
--  Download or request a FREE printed copy of our book, Individual Health
    Insurance For Dummies, Health Care Reform Special Edition, produced in
    cooperation with For Dummies(R), a branded imprint of Wiley, and
    co-authored by eHealthInsurance
--  Follow eHealthMedicare's consumer blog, blog.eHealthMedicare.com
--  Follow PlanPrescriber's consumer blog, blog. PlanPrescriber.com
--  Browse our answers to real-life health insurance questions on Yahoo
    Answers
--  Follow eHealth on Facebook and Twitter

  
About eHealth
 eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) is the parent company of
eHealthInsurance, America's first and largest private health
insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses
can compare health insurance products from leading insurers side by
side and purchase and enroll in coverage online. eHealthInsurance
offers thousands of individual, family and small business health
plans underwritten by more than 180 of the nation's leading health
insurance companies. eHealthInsurance is licensed to sell health
insurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Through the
company's eHealthTechnology solution (www.eHealthTechnology.com),
eHealth is also a leading provider of health insurance exchange
technology. eHealthTechnology's exchange platform provides a suite of
hosted e-commerce solutions that enable health plan providers,
resellers and government entities to market and distribute products
online. eHealth, Inc. also provides powerful online and
pharmacy-based tools to help seniors navigate Medicare health
insurance options, choose the right plan and enroll in select plans
online through its wholly-owned subsidiary, PlanPrescriber.com
(www.planprescriber.com) and through its Medicare website
www.eHealthMedicare.com.   
For more health insurance news and information, visit the
eHealthInsurance consumer blog: Get Smart - Get Covered. 
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For media inquiries, please contact: 
Sande Drew
eHealth, Inc.
(916) 207-7674
sande.drew@ehealth.com 
Kris Kraves
Cogenta Communications
(805) 527-7733 - direct
kris@cogentacom.com 
 
 
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