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According to a Kaiser Family Foundation page, “Medigap Reform: setting the Context for Understanding Recent Proposals,” the vast majority of Medicare beneficiaries enhance their Medicare benefits with some other kind of coverage. Even though Part A and Part B offer very broad coverage, it is no secret that there are gaps because of deductibles, copays,… Read More


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According to recent figures, about 30 percent of Medicare beneficiaries enhance their benefits with a Medicare Advantage plan. At the same time, about one in for beneficiaries choose a Medicare supplement. Almost everybody on Medicare enhances their benefits with some other insurance, but some people are also entitled to get help with a job-related health… Read More


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One traditional way for Medicare beneficiaries to control the large gaps in coverage left by Part A and Part B of traditional Medicare has to been to purchase a Medigap policy, also called a Medicare supplement. One good thing about these policies is that they have been pretty standard in most states since the last… Read More


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