Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Best Tips for Senior Fall Prevention in 2017

Senior Fall Prevention in 2017 is an important topic to discuss with your elderly loved ones. Falls are a major concern for many seniors aged 65 and older and is the leading cause of injuries and death for that age group. According to the National Council on Aging one in three senior citizens fall each…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Complications of Shingles in the Elderly

While many people know that shingles is related to the chickenpox virus, they are often unaware of just how painful and even debilitating it can be. A rash that develops on one side of the body or face, shingles can be quite painful. Singles typically appears as blisters that begin scabbing over within about one…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

What is Part A Medicare Hospital Coverage?

Medicare Hospital Coverage Part A covers hospital costs while you are a patient in a regular hospital, acute care facility, long term care facility, rehabilitation center or psychiatric hospital. Part A is just one component of your Medicare coverage. Most people also enroll in Part B for other medical costs and Part D for prescription…

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Are Costs Different When Working with Medicare Supplement Brokers vs Directly with a Carrier?

Many people worry that it will cost a lot of money to use a broker for their Medicare Supplement, or Medigap, coverage. They expect to pay a fee for the broker’s services, either up-front or in the form of a higher monthly premium.   But the fact is, working with a broker usually costs less…

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

What is Medicare Part G and Medicare Plan G?

What is the difference between Medicare Part G and Medicare Plan G? These are two names for the exact same supplemental insurance plan, which can be purchased to augment the coverage provided with Original Medicare Parts A and B. Below you will see what is not covered by Parts A and B and what coverage…

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Top Medicare Supplement Plans in Florida

Medicare Supplement Plans in Florida, also known as Medigap insurance helps pay for health care expenses that are not covered by the Original Medicare. Some of these expenses include deductibles, copayments, and coinsurance. Some Medigap plans may also offer to cover services not covered by the Original Medicare such as medical care in case you…

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