Internet Users Want to Check Health Benefits Online

Share this article:
Internet users would like to manage their healthcare benefits online, according to "Cybercitizen Health," a July 1999 Cyber Dialogue study.


Sixty-seven percent of respondents with health insurance would be interested in checking the extent of coverage online. Fifty-six percent would like to check claim status online, 47 percent would be interested in finding a doctor or a hospital online, and 40 percent would be interested in filing claims online.


The study was based on interviews with more than 2,700 adults in the United States and has a +/- 1.9% margin of error.

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form without prior authorization. Your use of this website constitutes acceptance of Haymarket Media's Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions