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5 Reasons You’ll Love Medicare

The 5 Best Things About Medicare

The day is finally here. You’ve been planning for it for years, and now you’re finally eligible to sign up for Medicare. Congratulations! Now that you have the time, take a few moments to get educated about all the benefits of this wonderful social safety net before signing up. The five best things about Medicare…
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Medicare Eligibility

Who Is Eligible For Medicare

Above all, being eligible for Medicare is very important! If you’re a senior citizen, you might be wondering what Medicare is. In fact, whether or not you qualify to receive it. Here’s the low-down on who qualifies for Medicare, why they need it, and how much it costs. Let’s take a look at some of…
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When to Apply for Medicare

How To Apply For Medicare

As you get older, it’s important to know how Medicare works. It can be confusing and difficult to figure out which plan is best for you. This blog post will help break down the process of applying for Medicare so that it is easier to understand.Factors such as income level, health insurance coverage, and medical…
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Medicare Costs for 2021

10 Things You Need To Know About Medicare Costs in 2021

In 2021, baby boomers will be turning 65 years old at the rate of 10,000 a day. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities estimates that in order to maintain current levels of coverage for them under Medicare Part A (inpatient hospitalization) and Part B (doctor visits), it would cost an additional $8 trillion over…
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Is it mandatory to go on Medicare when you turn 65?

Are you New to Medicare Benefits

Medicare is a complicated topic. If you are new to Medicare benefits, don’t fret! We’ll walk you through the basics and give you some tips for navigating the system. Medicare coverage kicks in at 65 years old! However, there are exceptions for disabilities or injuries that occur before this age. Plus, there are different types…
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The Truth About (D-SNP) Medicare Special Needs Plans

Some of the most advanced and innovative Medicare Special Needs Plans are those that offer D-SNP or Drug Subsidy. This is a plan that will not only cover your drug costs, but also offers protection against high out-of-pocket expenses incurred by co-payments, coinsurance, and deductibles. These plans can be very beneficial for senior consumers who…
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Medicare Extra Help Program & Special Enrollment Periods (2021)

βœ… To Find Out If You’re Eligible for Extra Help Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD FOR THOSE RECEIVING EXTRA HELP Anyone enrolled in Medicare also needs a Medicare Prescription drug coverage (Part D). Those with limited resources may qualify for the Medicare extra help program to get Extra Help with premiums, deductibles…
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Medicare Supplement Plan F: Everything you need to know

βœ… To Find Out Which Medicare Supplement Is Best For You Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT Medicare Supplement (Medigap) are insurance plans that fill in gaps that Original Medicare doesn’t. In other words, Medicare Supplement begins where Original Medicare ends, it doesn’t necessarily replace Original Medicare, rather it supplements for it, providing additional…
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Medicare PPO’s: What No One Will Tell You

βœ… To Find Out Which Medicare Advantage Plan Is Best For You Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ A Medicare PPO is a Medicare Advantage Plan that offers coverage for both in and out of network services. These plans look a lot like the coverage you had when you worked. Usually with more benefits, less out…
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What is covered under fee for service Medicare?

Expand Your Network with Medicare PFFS (Private Fee For Service)

βœ… To Find Out Which Medicare Advantage Plan Is Best For You Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ What is a private fee for service plan A Medicare Private Fee for Service plan is a type of Medicare Advantage policy/plan also known as Medicare Part C administered by a private Insurance company. The PFFS plan offers…
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MEDICARE PART B

WHAT IS MEDICARE PART B

βœ… To Find Out More About Medicare Part B Fill Out The FormπŸ‘‰ MEDICARE PART B Medicare Part B is a part of Original Medicare which provides coverage for inpatient and hospital care. It is otherwise known as medical Insurance and mostly covers medically-necessary services such as; doctor’s services and tests, preventive services, durable medical…
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WHAT DOES MEDICARE PART C COVER?

How Does Medicare Advantage Work (Plan C)

βœ… To Find Out More About Medicare Part C Fill Out The FormπŸ‘‰ MEDICARE PART C COVERAGE (MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PLAN) Medicare Part C also is known as a Medicare advantage plan or MA plans are healthcare plans offered by private health insurance companies approved by Medicare to provide coverage for Medicare Part A and Part…
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Original Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage [Guide]

βœ… To Find Out More About Medicare Part A Fill Out The FormπŸ‘‰ What is Original Medicare Original Medicare or traditional Medicare is low cost health insurance provided by the federal government which covers Part A and Part B benefits. Original Medicare works on a fee-for-service basis which means that a beneficiary can go to…
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WHAT IS MEDICARE PART A [2021 GUIDE]

βœ… To Find Out More About Medicare Part A Fill Out The FormπŸ‘‰ WHAT DOES MEDICARE PART A COVER? Medicare Part A is one of four components of the federal governments health insurance program for senior citizens that are eligible to receive such healthcare benefits. It basically covers Hospital care, that is, care received while…
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WHAT IS MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT [Review]

βœ… To Find Out Which Medicare Supplement Is Best For You Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ HOW DO I CHOOSE MEDICARE SUPPLEMENTAL INSURANCE Medicare supplement or Medigap is a standardized plan sold by private healthcare insurance companies designed to offer special benefits that original Medicare does not cover. Medicare Supplement insurance policy can help pay…
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What are the pros and cons of a Medicare Advantage plan?

Medicare Advantage Plans 2022 Guide

The Medicare Advantage Plans 2022 Guide is designed to help current and prospective senior consumers understand the basics of Medicare Advantage plans. It covers how to compare MA plans, what a typical MA plan offers, and other resources. This will make it easier for you to find a plan that meets your needs whether you…
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Medicare Enrollment Periods

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How can I get my Medicare Part B premium reimbursed? [Step By Step Guide]

βœ… To Find Out If You’re Eligible for Part B Reimbursement Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ Part B reimbursement MAPD beneficiaries The reimbursement for Medicare Advantage plans follows a process (depending on your healthcare plan) which, if not adequately understood may pose certain difficulties to beneficiaries. Generally, beneficiaries do not need to submit claims to…
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Medicare Advantage HMO-POS (Mistakes to Avoid)

βœ… To Find Out Which Medicare Advantage Plan Is Best For You Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ HMO-POS PLAN Some HMO plans comes with a Point-of Service option as well. Traditional HMOs provide care through a network of doctors, specialists, and hospitals available within the plan’s network. In this case, you cannot get care outside…
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I’m Turning 65…Now What?

βœ… For a Personalized Turning 65 Plan Fill Out The Form πŸ‘‰ Now you need some clear no nonsense info about turning 65 Medicare enrollment windows. You need answers to questions like “Do I automatically get Medicare when I turn 65?”. If so, when you turn 65 when does Medicare start? Really what you need…
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