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You have insurance with your company but your husband has you on his insurance as well and you would like to have your insurance cancel with your job?


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No you do not have to cancel either insurance.. You are what we call in the industry "dually covered". That means that your secondary(husbands) insurance will pay all or most of your copays ( for prescriptions and office visits) and most of your deductible ( if you have one)... Therefore, make sure that all your providers accept both insurances and you are all set to go!!!! If you are wondering if you can cancel your insurance with your job, you will have to call your group administrator to find out because there are special times during the year that you have to make any changes to the policy.. such as cancelling coverage, adding a new baby or removing an ex spouse.