Part D


November 19, 2018
Medicare Part D shopping

How to Shop for a PDP for 2019

Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage is offered by individual insurance companies, and not through Medicare itself. Sometimes they’re called PDPs.  Every year, these plans change […]
November 17, 2018
Medicare Cost Plans going up

Which Medicare Costs are Changing for 2019?

With the switching of an old year’s calendar over to the new, there are oftentimes many changes in store. And, if you’re age 65 or older […]
October 17, 2018
Medicare PDP Agent

Considering Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage? Make Sure Your Agent is Playing By the Rules

If you’re enrolled in Original Medicare (which is Medicare Part A and Part B), the benefits that are offered are basically the same for you and […]
October 7, 2018
Medicare Part D costs

Will Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage Change in 2019?

If you’re a Medicare enrollee who is covered by Part A for hospitalization, and Part B for doctors’ services, then you may also have a separate […]
October 4, 2018
Medicare Advantage Shopping List

Medicare Advantage Pre-Enrollment Checklist

AEP is almost upon us – it starts on October 15th and ends on December 7th!  Thinking of changing plans?  Where do you begin? Having the […]
September 19, 2018
Medicare Specialty Pharmacies

What is a Medicare Specialty Pharmacy?

If you have Medicare for your health care coverage, then it is also possible that you have a Medicare Part D prescription drug plan – either […]
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 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 […]
June 16, 2018
Part D Tiers

Why Tiers Matter: Checking What Your Prescription Medications Will Cost You

If you’re enrolled in Medicare and you want to also have prescription drug coverage, then there are two ways that you can get it. One is […]