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Debunking 5 Medigap Misconceptions

As the name implies, Medigap insurance is designed to fill in gaps in coverage that occur with Original Medicare. For example, if Original Medicare Part B covers 80% of medically necessary services for your outpatient care, a Medigap policy will cover the remaining 20%. This is important coverage to have,

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Everything You Need to Know about Medicare Open Enrollment in 2023

For those eligible for Medicare, Open Enrollment is the time to reconsider your options, select a plan, or make other adjustments to your healthcare coverage. The following are answers to key questions about Medicare Open Enrollment. What Is Medicare? Medicare is a federal fee-for-service health insurance program in two parts

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10 Medicare Terms You Should Know

Generally, eligibility for Medicare begins at age 65. Your initial enrollment period starts three months before you turn 65 and ends three months after the month you turn 65. When the time to enroll in Medicare is approaching, it is important to learn the language. These are 10 Medicare terms

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Does Medicare Cover Meal Delivery Services?

As most older adults know, a healthy diet can make a difference in how we feel and the quality of life we enjoy in our Golden Years. Meal delivery services provide a simple way to make eating at home more leisurely, safe, and enjoyable. Seniors all over the country have

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding a Medicare Doctor

Choosing a doctor you trust is a critical part of your healthcare. When you are enrolling in a Medicare plan, it is important to find a doctor located in your area who accepts Medicare. Depending on the type of Medicare plan you choose, you may need to choose a doctor

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5 Questions to Ask When Choosing Your Medicare Coverage

When you enroll in Medicare, you have options for the type of health plan you want. The first choice is whether to go with Original Medicare or to choose a Medicare Advantage Plan (Part C). If you decide to select a Medicare Advantage Plan, the next decision is which plan

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5 Quick Tips to Avoid Medicare Scams

Medicare scams in the USA are on the rise. It is essential to be aware of the types of scams out there, so you don’t fall prey to scammers who want your personal information. When criminals are successful with Medicare abuse and fraud, it means higher taxes and healthcare costs

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Will Medicare Cover My Medical Equipment?

Under Medicare Part B, medically necessary durable medical equipment (DME) is covered. Some of the items Medicare covers include walkers, canes, nebulizers and nebulizer medication, suction pumps, blood sugar meters, and more. Medicare covers DME in a few different ways, and depending on the equipment you need, you might have

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Understanding Medicare Advantage in 2023

If you have a Medicare Advantage plan, you should be aware of some of the changes made this year, which include expanded coverage. Medicare Advantage plans provide more types of coverage than Original Medicare, which is why many senior adults often opt for these plans. Keep reading to learn more

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Will My Medicare Travel with Me Abroad?

Many senior adults use their retirement years to fulfill their dreams of traveling abroad. With the summer approaching, you may be ready to book your next adventure abroad. However, if you rely on Medicare for health insurance, you may wonder how it works when you are outside the USA. In

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