Medicare Advice


May 3, 2018
Working While On Medicare

When to Elect Medicare Part B If You’re Still Covered by a Group Health Plan

If you will be turning age 65 soon, it is likely that you’ve received a ton of mail in your mailbox about signing up for Medicare. […]
April 14, 2018
HMO vs. HMO-POS

Medicare Advantage HMO and HMO-POS Plans – Understanding the Differences

If you are in the process of shopping for Medicare health coverage, it is likely that you have seen a variety of different terms and acronyms […]
April 12, 2018
Medicare HMO PPO Networks

Is My Doctor in My Medicare Network? Help!

If you’re concerned you may have to switch your doctors when you have Medicare, you should be.  There are often differences between an Obamacare (ACA) or […]
April 5, 2018

What If I Can’t Afford My Medicare Prescriptions?

It happens to all of us: Your doctor prescribes you a new prescription drug. Normally, doctors don’t really know the true cost of a medication at […]
April 3, 2018
New Medicare ID Card

What to Expect With Your New Medicare ID Card

Starting in April of this year, new Medicare ID insurance cards will be mailed out to Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) and people with […]
February 19, 2017
Medicare Housekeeping

Medicare Housekeeping Time!

A good practice to get into at the beginning of each year is to take a little time and do some annual Medicare housekeeping.  The following […]
February 1, 2017
MADP

Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period: Having Second Thoughts?

January 1 through February 14 is the annual Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period, also known as the MADP.  This time of the year is strictly for folks […]
November 27, 2016
Medicare Part B Drugs

Medicare Part B vs. Part D Prescription Drugs – Are You in the Right Medicare Plan?

If you’re in the wrong type of Medicare coverage, you may be paying a whole lot of money for prescription drugs billed under Medicare Part B, […]
November 22, 2016
ACA and Medicare

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicare

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, was enacted in March 2010 and heralded the biggest change in the US healthcare system since the […]