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.

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HMO vs PPO: Which is better for you?

HMO vs PPO: Which Plan is Right for You? This article compares HMO vs PPO to help you determine which Medicare Advantage Plan is right for you. Differences between Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) and Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) include referrals, coverage, cost, and network size. Differences between HMO and PPO The chart above shows you […]

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Medicare Advantage vs Medicare Supplement

Compare Advantage Vs Medicare Supplement The Medicare 2021 chart below compares Medicare Advantage vs Medicare Supplement. This chart shows positive (green), negative (red), and equal value (black). Medicare Supplement works with Original Medicare, so it provides you with nationwide coverage and access to any doctor and hospital without referrals. However, Medicare Advantage provides you with […]

Medicare Coverage Options

In this FAQ video, Robert Bache explains your Medicare coverage options. Watch the video and discover the two Medicare options you can choose during your annual open enrollment. Medicare Open Enrollment Medicare Open Enrollment also called the Annual Election Period, occurs from October 15 through December 7. According to CMS, this is a period when […]

Is Medicare Supplement or Advantage better?

Which Medicare Plan is better for you? Depending on your situation, Medicare Supplement or Advantage maybe better for you. First, we look at benefits of Medicare Advantage plans and whether this maybe right for you. Then we look at Medicare Supplement plans and who best benefits for them. After reviewing Medicare Advantage and Supplements Plans, […]

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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, “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 […]