Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Florida:
Total Florida Residents - 18,016,996
Florida uninsured residents - 20.17%
Total Florida HMO enrollment - 3,539,153
Avg annual employee premium in FL employer-sponsored plan (after employer contrib): $1,065
Avg FL hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance) - $1,652
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation:
Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008)
Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008
Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008
Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007
Looking to purchase Florida health insurance? We offer a broad selection of Florida health plans for individuals, families and small businesses from most of the leading Florida health insurance companies.
Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Florida:
Florida Public Health Dental Program
The Public Health Dental Program is committed to promoting and developing community-based preventive, educational and treatment programs which emphasize the elimination of oral health disparities.
Starting as low as $15 a month, KidCare offers low-cost health insurance for the uninsured children of Florida.