OPIC’s 2023 Achievements

OPIC has worked hard for consumers throughout the 2023 fiscal year.1 Over the last 12 months, we reviewed almost 1,500 rule, rate, and policy form filings. We saved Texas consumers over $14.7 million by limiting premium increases and obtaining refunds. Indeed, for...

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Health Care

 1. Take advantage of cheaper options How much your medical visits cost depends on what type of doctor you see. Most health plans cover nurse lines, telemedicine, doctor’s office visits, urgent care clinics, and emergency rooms. However, telemedicine and nurse lines...

Know Your Coverage: Telemedicine

What is telemedicine?  Telemedicine or telehealth is an increasingly popular way of getting health care because it allows people to get care without traveling to a doctor’s office or hospital. Telemedicine is a way of receiving medical care without actually traveling...