Michelle Andrews is a contributing columnist at Kaiser Health News, and writes the “Insuring Your Health” column. She has been writing about health care for more than 15 years. Her work has appeared frequently in The New York Times, where she wrote the “Money and Medicine” column and contributed regular news and features. Her work has also been published in Money, Fortune Small Business, National Geographic and Women’s Health magazines, among others. She previously worked as a senior writer at U.S. News & World Report and at SmartMoney magazines. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. Follow her on Twitter: @mandrews110.