Medicare


January 19, 2019
Medicare phone scams

Watch out for New Medicare ID Card Scams

Last year, Medicare started sending out new Medicare ID cards. At the same time, fraudsters and crooks got busy capitalizing on this by starting new ways […]
January 22, 2019
Prepare for Medicare Newsletter

The Prepare for Medicare Weekly: Monday, January 21, 2019

How Does the Government Shutdown Affect Medicare? (Kiplinger)Will the government shutdown affect Medicare? How about Veteran’s healthcare? The answer (fortunately) is no. Both are funded through […]
February 9, 2019
SNP

Understanding Medicare Special Needs Plans

If you are enrolled in Medicare for your health care coverage – or you soon will be – it is important to have a good understanding […]
February 11, 2019
Prepare for Medicare Newsletter

The Prepare for Medicare Weekly: Monday, February 11, 2019

6 Medicare Benefits You Shouldn’t Pass Up (NASDAQ) Quit smoking, lose weight and give up the booze once and for all! Hidden Medicare benefits you should […]
February 14, 2019
Medicare Home Health

Does Medicare Cover Home Health Care Services?

With people living longer lives today, it is becoming more common to require at least some amount of assistance at home. This care is oftentimes for […]
February 16, 2019
2019 Medicare Improvements

Medicare is Getting Better in 2019

If you’re covered for health insurance by Medicare, then you may have already noticed some important changes that are taking place – primarily improvements – with […]
February 22, 2019
vision

Medicare Vision Benefits

Let’s get this out of the way first: Only certain Medicare Advantage plans include your typical, “vision benefits.” Original Medicare – which is Medicare Part A […]
February 25, 2019
Medicare and COBRA

Does Medicare Coordinate with COBRA Coverage?

Getting health insurance through an employer is the way most people cover themselves and their dependents outside of Medicare coverage. If the employee gets let go, […]
March 14, 2019
Medicare Supplement Plan F

Is Medicare Supplement Plan F Going Away?

Medicare Supplement Plan F is and has been by far the most popular choice for folks to buy when they’ve decided to go with a Medigap […]