Getting health care as nomads

We have health insurance, as most do. But it’s not generally easy nor inexpensive for us to use medical care in the USA even with insurance.

Health care is messed up in the USA. Especially for nomads. A major problem is access. Access to services is hard! Physicals need to be scheduled months in advance. Likewise routine dental care, like cleanings.

We are also aware that we (or nearly anyone) could be wiped out financially by a health emergency. So — what to do.

Our solution (?) is multi-level.

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Equipment Update

Hi, it’s David, chiming in for the first time for an update on equipment.

We love Stimpy (big Caterpillar C9 – 400 HP Diesel pusher). Stimpy was a cat. More on Stimpy later.

Ren is our “toad.” A very chubby Chihuahua.

We struggled mightily to envision our dream setup. We were initially going to set up an apartment somewhere and RV frequently using something. Something was, at various times, a smaller fifth wheel (Like the Arctic Fox 27L) pulled by a single rear wheel 4X4 Ram 3500 diesel. A travel trailer pulled by a large suv. Or a bigger TT pulled by a truck, and various over-weight and under-powered motorhomes.

I copied, cut out and mocked-up scale models of RV combinations we were looking at. All pasted up on a big board with specs for each

I copied, cut out and mocked-up scale models of RV combinations we were looking at. All pasted up on a big board with specs for each

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