Houston Matters

Full Show: Complaints Against A Faith-Based Health Share Company, And The Rockets Land Russell Westbrook (July 12, 2019)

Posted on · On Friday's Houston Matters: Consumer complaints against a faith-based health share company, the Rockets acquire a former MVP, what drives Texas voters to the polls, The Good, Bad, and Ugly of the weeks' news, and Houstonians' favorite hidden gems.

Houston Matters

A Certain Kind of Health Insurance Plan Suddenly Isn’t Available in Houston

Posted on · If you’re one of many Houstonians who purchased health insurance through the federal exchange established by the Affordable Care Act, or in the individual market, there’s a certain kind of health care plan no longer available from most major insurance companies in Greater Houston for 2016. Preferred Provider Organization plans, or PPOs, are often more […]

Full Show

PPOs, Shrimping Woes, and WWE’s Booker T: Thursday’s Show (November 19, 2015)

Posted on · If you’re one of many Houstonians who purchased health insurance through the federal exchange established by the Affordable Care Act, or in the individual market, there’s a certain kind of health care plan no longer available from most major insurance companies in Greater Houston for 2016. Preferred Provider Organization plans, or PPOs, are often more […]

Houston Matters

Why Did Humana Drop Baylor Doctors From Its Network?

Posted on · Health insurer Humana dropped Houston’s Baylor College of Medicine from its network back on Aug. 1. Baylor’s administrators had been notified in May. Still, they were surprised it wasn’t just a negotiating ploy. It also caught some doctors and patients off guard. The move terminated HMO, PPO and point of service plans. As the Houston Chronicle’s […]