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Understanding Health Insurance

Written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation, the YouToons aim to help consumers better understand health insurance. These short videos explain important health insurance concepts, such as health premiums, out-of-pocket health costs, and provider networks.

This year, open enrollment begins on Sunday, November 1, 2017, and ends December 15, 2017.





Taken from the 2014 YouToons video, Health Insurance Explained – The YouToons Have It Covered, you can watch the full video at  Narrated by Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, a nationally-recognized surgeon and Foundation trustee. Creative production and animation by Free Range Studios.

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Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, California.