Medicare


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 […]
June 23, 2018
Medicare Insurance Agents

Should I Use a Medicare Insurance Agent?

A licensed Medicare health insurance agent can help you select the best insurance product that fits your budget and healthcare needs  They are licensed by the […]
June 21, 2018
Medicare Sales Seminars

What to Expect When Attending a Medicare Sales Seminar

If you are over 65 it is likely that you have been receiving information about Medicare with regard to health care and prescription medication coverage. It […]
June 19, 2018
Medicare Prior Authorization

How Medicare Prior Authorization Works and Why It Is Necessary

Depending on what type of medical services you use, it may be necessary for you to obtain prior authorization (PA) through your Medicare health plan before […]