NU Online News Service, Nov. 12, 2004, 5:01 p.m. EST
Insurance agents in Santa Ana, Calif., have set up a Web-based California health insurance supermarket.[@@]
The agents, Steve Rumsey and Paul Hewitt, have posted the site at http://www.needtogetinsurance.com
The site provides price information and other information about dozens of health plans from 4 large carriers. Consumers can apply for coverage through the Web or print applications and submit the applications through the mail, according to the site organizers.
The site offers quotes for health savings account plans as well as traditional health maintenance organization and preferred provider organization plans.