Medicare helps millions of American seniors and disabled people pay medical bills, but there are gaps in the program that still leave beneficiaries vulnerable. Examples are copays, deductibles and things that Medicare doesn’t cover at all. Some Medicare recipients buy supplements, sometimes called Medigap plans, in order to protect themselves against these gaps in health… Read More


Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period 2015 – Medicare Gals http://youtu.be/q9EE4xGJ5PI Hi, I’m Mary I’m Sondra And we’re the girls that keep you in the know Mary: A lot of our viewers want to know what their options are outside of AEP. Well, we are in what Medicare calls the MADP; Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period. This period… Read More


By now, you have probably heard that health reform does not allow health insurance marketplace insurance plans to deny coverage because of preexisting health issues. However, that does not apply to Medicare supplements because they are not part of the health insurance marketplaces. While there are certain times that Medicare recipients can get guaranteed coverage,… Read More


We want all of our friends and clients on Medicare to take care of themselves. To help, we hope to take a little time to make sure you know all about the preventative services that Medicare covers. Coverage for preventative services has improved lately, so it might be time to take a second look at… Read More


While Medicare helps millions of beneficiaries with medical costs, it does not pay for everything. Medicare does not cover most routine dental and vision services. It also does not cover hearing aids. They are also not part of the basic coverage of Medicare supplements or Medicare Advantage plans, but some supplements and Advantage plans may… Read More


All supplement plans have to be standardized, and the different levels are named Plan A through Plan N. You can visit Medicare.gov to see a chart that outlines the benefits of each of these Medicare supplement plan levels. However, it might be faster and more helpful to simply compare a few different plans at a… Read More