Medicare


August 14, 2018
MAPD Doctor

Enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan? How to Find the Right Primary Care Physician

If you’re enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan, then chances are that your plan may operate as an HMO (Health Maintenance Organization) or a PPO (Preferred […]
August 11, 2018
Medicare Part B premiums

How Do I Pay for My Medicare Part B Premium?

If you’re age 65 or older, and you are enrolled in Medicare for your health care coverage, then it could be that you are receiving your […]
August 9, 2018
medicare marketing insurance agent

Can Insurance Agents Call Me about My Medicare Coverage? New Rules Just Released

There are some new rules going in place for Medicare insurance agents and Medicare insurance companies around the Marketing of Medicare Plans for 2018 and 2019.  […]
August 8, 2018
Medicare Provider Search

How to Find In-Network Medicare Advantage Providers

If you’re enrolled in Medicare for your health care, you may be required to use hospitals and / or medical professionals who are part of a […]
August 7, 2018
Medicare Cost Plans

Medicare Cost Plans are Going Away in Minnesota Next Year

Some Medicare Cost Plans are Going Away in Minnesota Next Year. What Coverage Options Will You Have Going Forward? Because of a recent change in federal […]
July 3, 2018
Medicare and Social Security

Is Medicare a Part of Social Security?

If you are age 65 – or you soon will be – it is likely that you have many questions regarding retirement income, as well as […]
June 30, 2018
Medicare Part B

Budgeting for Your Medicare Part B Expenses

For most folks on Medicare, Medicare Part A – hospitalization coverage – doesn’t cost anything. But Medicare Part B requires a monthly premium. Throughout the years, […]
June 28, 2018
Long Term Care Medicare

Medicare’s Long-Term Care Benefits – They May Not Cover Nearly as Much as You Might Think

No one wants to end up in a nursing home.  No one wants to put someone in a nursing home.  But most people are not aware […]
June 26, 2018
Choosing a PDP plan

How Should I Choose a PDP Plan?

A Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) is also called Medicare Part D. It is optional and covers prescriptions only. If you opt to get a Medicare Advantage […]