Medicare Advantage

This blog section contains information on Medicare Advantage plans. Learn about Medicare Part C and discover when you can change your plan during the Open Enrollment Periods. Moreover, find out about Silver Sneakers, Dental Plans, and compare Supplement plans to Medicare Advantage plans.

ESRD Medicare Advantage 2021

Can you enroll in Medicare Advantage with ESRD? In 2021, people with ESRD will be able to join Medicare Advantage Plans without any restrictions. Before 2021 you could only join a Medicare Advantage Plan with ESRD in certain situations. Starting in 2021, anyone with End-Stage Renal Disease can join an Advantage Plan. What is ESRD? […]

Medicare Coronavirus Update

Medicare Coronavirus Update

Medicare provides health care coverage for Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing and hospitalizations. According to Medicare.gov, “You pay no out-of-pocket costs.” for COVID-19 lab tests. Furthermore, Medicare covers all medically necessary hospitalizations. For example, your doctor diagnoses you with COVID-19. Consequently, you remain an inpatient for the duration of your quarantine. Likewise, Medicare Advantage plans provide you […]

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Medicare Parts coverage and cost in 2020

What do Medicare Parts cover and cost in 2020? There are 4 parts of Medicare: Part A, Part B, Part C, and Part D. Part A covers inpatient hospital services. Part B covers outpatient medical services. Part C is Medicare Advantage plan offered by private companies approved by Medicare. Part D provides prescription drug coverage […]

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Medicare Open Enrollment Period

Medicare Open Enrollment Period Once a year Medicare open enrollment period is October 15 to December 7 – also known as Annual Election Period or Annual Enrollment period – anyone with Medicare can make changes to their Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage for the following year. For example, the next Medicare open enrollment […]

Silver Sneakers Medicare Plans

Silver Sneakers Medicare Plans

What is Silver Sneakers? Silver Sneakers is a health and fitness program for Medicare beneficiaries 65 years or older. Thus, if your a senior Medicare Plans may pay for Silver Sneakers. Members of Silver Sneakers have access to thousands of gyms, community centers, and other participating fitness location across the nation. As a member you […]

Dental Plans For Seniors

Dental Plans For Seniors

Dental Plans For Seniors Seniors can get dental care with a Medicare Advantage plan. These plans may include dental, vision, and hearing benefits that original Medicare does not cover. Medicare Doesn’t Cover Dental Care Original Medicare does not cover most dental care including dental procedures, supplies, and cleanings. Moreover, it does not cover tooth extractions, […]

Medicare Drug Plan

Medicare Drug Plan

Change Your Medicare 2020 Drug Plan Today You can get the Medicare drug plan you want in 2020! Here’s the big Medicare Part D and Medicare.gov update: During the last 2019 Annual Enrollment you may have used the new Medicare.gov Plan Finder which was rolled out in October 2019. Unfortunately, there were a lot of […]

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Medicare 2020: Medicare Advantage vs. Supplement Plan, which is better?

Compare Advantage Vs. Medicare Supplement In the Medicare 2020 chart below, the red letters are disadvantages and green letters are advantages. The chart gives you a side by side comparison of Medicare Advantage verses Medicre Supplement. 2020 Medicare Advantage vs Medicare Supplement Medicare Advantage has a smaller, local network of providers. While Medicare Supplement network […]