Even though a lot of Medicare beneficiaries are just getting settled into their 2015 Medicare Advantage and part D drug plans, some folks are already looking forward to changes in these programs for 2016. Since CMS has finalized their updates in April of 2015, they have also been able to release some projects for next… Read More


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Even though these definitions are not 100 percent correct, it is fair to say that most people define Medicare Part A as hospital insurance and Part B as medical insurance. This outlines some of the basic charges for these Medicare health benefits: Most Americans qualify for free Part A based upon their own or a… 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


For many Americans, finally making it to Medicare age is somewhat of a right of passage. Why not? Working Americans have paid into this system most of their lives, and now it is time to reap the benefits. Just to ensure that you are familiar with the enrollment process for Part A and Part B,… Read More


What’s new to Medicare in 2015? – Medicare Gals http://youtu.be/7jsqZsj6U6Y Have you recently turned 65 or will be turning 65 this year? Or perhaps you meet the other criteria necessary to be Medicare-eligible? With the start of 2015 comes premium changes, and some new benefits for those enrolling in a Medicare plan. Medicare beneficiaries will… Read More


Loading TSS is staying healthy this flu season. Don't forget to get yours for free as a Medicare beneficiary. #flushot View on Instagram Medicare beneficiaries can start to get free flu shots this season. The Medicare.gov blog posted a friendly reminder today, so don’t forget to schedule yours and stay healthy during the fall and… Read More