What Kind of Medicare Card Do You Have?

You arrive for an appointment with your doctor and the receptionist asks for your insurance card.  The Medicare Card you hand over could tell you a lot about your Medicare and the type of coverage you have. If You Show Your Original Medicare Card Your red, white and blue Original … Keep Reading..

7 Things You Need to Know About Medicare in 2018

7 Things You Need to Know About Medicare

You were born in 1953, you are turning 65 this year.  Don’t wait until the eve of your 65th birthday to start thinking about Medicare coverage though.  Becoming eligible is a relief for many people with high deductible and skyrocketing premiums; however signing up for a Medicare plan is a complex process.  For an easy transition you should learn the following facts before you sign up for coverage.  If you’re already on Medicare, make sure you review these facts.  Here are 7 Things You Need to Know About Medicare in 2018.

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Americans Think Medicare Covers Long Term Care

Long Term Care

A newly released survey, ‘2016 Long-Term Care in America’, conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research at the University of Chicago, shows 38% of adults age 40+ believe Medicare will pay for their future Long Term Health Care needs.  This despite the fact that both traditional health insurance and Medicare (health insurance for those 65 and older) does not typically cover most Long Term Care (LTC) services and support services.

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