Health Insurance Through The Ages

Throughout your lifetime you will hopefully have several different types of health insurance. For some people, it may be helpful to see a timeline of how this coverage may change as they get older. While every life is different, with different challenges and benefits, the general public will likely have something resembling the following health insurance timeline. Birth As a new baby, you were covered by your parent's insurance, which may have been supplemented by some form of CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program).