About Us - HealthPocket

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About HealthPocket

Founded in 2012 by Bruce Telkamp and Dr. Sheldon Wang, HealthPocket pioneered the technology making it possible for consumers to compare every health plan in one easy step.

HealthPocket will compare and rank all health plans available in your area and provide valuable research about Obamacare, Medicare, and other types of health insurance available to consumers. HealthPocket is neither a broker nor an insurance company and is committed to providing unbiased information to help consumers make more informed insurance decisions.

HealthPocket helps you to:

  • Find the highest quality and lowest priced health insurance in your area
  • Save on your out-of-pocket costs for healthcare
  • Get answers to your questions about health insurance

HealthPocket is unique because:

You pay nothing to use the site - Our service is entirely free to the public and our revenues are advertising-based.

We show you all the options we can find - HealthPocket has the largest number of health insurance plans online, with more plans than Healthcare.gov and Medicare.gov combined. Our data is derived from unbiased government, nonprofit, and commercial sources

We simplify your decisions - Our plan comparison tool is easy to use, we only display the plans that are available for you, and we help you filter and rank all of your options

We base our Personal Score on independent data - Our health plan ratings are based on quality scores and cost competiveness within the local market. We are never influenced by insurance companies, drug companies, or their agents

We respect your privacy - We do not require you to provide personal information to use our site, all you have to enter is a zip code to see the plans that are available

We value your feedback. Please email us at comments@healthpocket.com

Updated July 17, 2015

HealthPocket is a free information source designed to help consumers find medical coverage. Whether you are looking for Medicare, Medicaid or an individual health insurance plan, we will help you find the right healthcare option and save on your out of pocket healthcare costs. We receive our data from government, non-profit and private sources, and you should confirm key provisions of your coverage with your selected health plan. If you select a plan presented on our site, you will be directed (via a click or a call) to one of our partners who can help you with your application. Our website is not a health insurance agency and not affiliated with and does not represent or endorse any health plan.