Planning a Family? Get to Know Your Health Insurance Policy
Congratulations! You've decided to start a family. Up until now, your health insurance has probably been adequate, paying for routine doctor visits and prescription drugs. But now that you're facing a lifestyle change, you must make sure that your health insurance policy will keep up with those changing needs.
Check your coverage
Some policies insure only spouses and dependent children. So, if you and your partner aren't married, you'll want to check your policy carefully. If coverage is an issue, and you don't plan on getting married, consider whether purchasing an individual health insurance policy is an option.