We understand there are a lot of changes and challenges that were brought on by COVID-19. Let us be here for you as you navigate the new normal.
A Virtual Meeting with a Certified Professional
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Before we schedule your meeting we need to know a little information first.
Do you currently have insurance?
If not, did you recently lose your coverage within the last 60 days?
Did you have coverage through your employer?
Or did you have Medicaid and lost coverage?
What is your zip code?
First, what is a Virtual Meeting?
A virtual meeting is a real-time interaction that takes place over the Internet using integrated audio and video, chat tools, and application sharing. Programs such as Facebook, Zoom, Webex, Join Me, GoToMeetings are just a few of the most popular and widely used today.
Is it SAFE to use?
Yes, when using a unique URL (Uniform Resource Locator) it's what you type into your browser's (google, chrome, and or explorer) address bar and then possible password protected environment. Don't be afraid to ask and know when using the internet it's a matter of being aware.
How long does it take?
Timeframe of a virtual meeting can range, generally it should be kept brief and not longer than an hour. When scheduling a meeting ask how much time to allocate and if you are not finished that you can ask to schedule a follow up and or extend the time of the meeting. We have checklist that identifies and helps you prepare in advance of your meeting.
We put together best practices to ensure your information shared on the Virtual Meeting is safe.
- Know who you are going to meet with on the virtual meeting. Our professionals can provide a photo and or biography of themselves and the work they do as a certified professional.
- Our certified professionals have NPN numbers and or License numbers when they have completed training by the State of New Mexico. You can ask them for it if they are going to help you with an enrollment through the marketplace.
- Never give out your passwords.
Health insurance is more important than ever.
What is the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act?
The CARES Act was passed by Congress and signed into law on March 27, 2020. It provides for a number of provisions related to keeping businesses operating, workers employed, and covering healthcare services related to those afflicted with COVID-19.
Will testing and preventive services related to COVID-19 be covered with a health plan through beWellnm?
Yes, the CARES Act states that any testing or preventive services with regards to COVID-19 must be covered by qualified health plans with no cost sharing. This includes any vaccines that may be developed.
Additionally, New Mexico’s Office of the Superintendent of Insurance issued a rule on March 12 that requires all insurers to cover testing and treatment for COVID-19.