Medicare


April 19, 2018
MAPD Medicare Cost

How Can My Medicare Advantage Plan Be Free?

It has often been said that “the best things in life are free.” But when referencing health insurance options, free is not a word that is […]
April 17, 2018
OEP Medicare

The OEP Is Back! Changes Coming to Medicare Enrollment Dates in 2019

The OEP is back! Shelved a decade ago, not only will Medicare beneficiaries have the AEP to make Medicare plan choices, but will also have an […]
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 10, 2018
PDP Formulary

How to Read a Medicare Part D Formulary

If you are covered by a Medicare Part D prescription drug plan – or you are considering the purchase of such a plan – it is […]
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 […]
March 31, 2018
Medicare Dental

Do You Get Dental Benefits with Medicare?

Did you know routine dental care isn’t covered by Original Medicare? If you’re shopping for a Medicare health plan, you may be wondering whether or not […]
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 […]