Short term health insurance frequently asked questions (FAQs)

What is short term health insurance?

Short term medical insurance, also called temporary health insurance or term health insurance, can provide a temporary solution to help fill gaps in coverage.

How long can I get coverage?

Term lengths vary by state, but in some states you can apply for up to nearly 12 months of coverage. Ready to see some short term plans underwritten by Golden Rule Insurance Company?

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How Short Term Medical Plans work

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Short Term Medical plans underwritten by Golden Rule may be the fast and flexible solution you’ve been looking for.

UnitedHealthcare’s nationwide network, one of the largest in the United States, provides access to nearly 1.4 million physicians and health care professionals, and approximately 6,500 hospitals and medical facilities. 3 It’s likely that your doctor is already a part of our network.