Why Do You Need Health Insurance?

  • With medical expenses already high and increasing each year, medical costs and related expenses, overnight hospital visits and surgeries can lead to serious financial issues.
  • There can be seen an explicit correlation between excellent healthcare and having health coverage. For you to have an opinion in the care you get and the ability to select your healthcare provider, you either require a healthcare plan or the financial means to pay for high-priced bills.
  • Surveys have established that people who are uninsured usually delay medical attention and increase the danger of becoming more sick before they ultimately visit the hospital. Mortality rates for people without healthcare coverage residing in Hawaii for heart disease and many other serious health problems are greater than for people with insurance coverage.

Average Individual Hawaii Health Insurance Rates vs. US

Source: NCSL

Average Family Hawaii Health Insurance Rates vs. US

Source: NCSL

Hawaii Residents without Healthcare Coverage vs. US

Source: CDC

Hawaii Obesity Rate vs. US

Source: CDC

Hawaii Diabetes Rate vs. US

Source: CDC

Hawaii Tobacco Usage Rates vs. US

Source: CDC

Important Contact Information

Hawaii Department of Insurance
P.O. Box 3614
Honolulu, Hawaii 96811
Phone: (808) 586-27900
Website