This cartoon explains health insurance using fun, easy-to-understand scenarios.
The video breaks down important insurance concepts, such as premiums, deductibles and provider networks. It explains how individuals purchase and obtain medical care and prescription drugs when enrolled in various types of health insurance, including HMOs and PPOs.
This is the third YouToons video written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation. The video is narrated by former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, a nationally-recognized surgeon and Foundation trustee.