Christian health insurance alternative

How Does Medi-Share Work?

03 Oct: How Does Medi-Share Work?

Medi-Share is one of the largest healthcare sharing programs in the United States that has seen steady, rapid growth since 2010, when the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was passed by Congress. Since the act was passed, the government has begun implementing the program by stages. Many Christians are dissatisfied with some of the requirements and provisions in the Affordable Care Act, which include access to contraception and abortion, and the expense of purchasing the required health insurance. People who participate in Medi-Share pay significantly lower amounts for their care and can feel peace of mind in knowing that their money is not supporting activities that conflict with their faith. Medi-Share has grown by about…

Medi-Share: Your Christian Health Insurance Alternative

20 Feb: Medi-Share: Your Christian Health Insurance Alternative

As Americans debate President Obama’s health care plan, many are seeking a Christian health insurance alternative. Medi-Share is an option that some are using and others are considering. The self-described “Christian care medical sharing” program promises all the benefits health insurance without the high monthly premiums. How Medi-Share Differs from Health Insurance Medi-Share is a member-based health care program where Christians help each other. It is not health insurance, but it serves the same purpose. Health insurance involves a contractual agreement to pay someone’s medical bills. Medi-Share is an organized health care sharing ministry where members voluntarily share medical costs. The Biblical Principles of Medi-Share Medi-Share was founded on biblical principles. Members follow the mandates found in Galatians, Ephesians and…