Medigap’s Most Popular Plans

There are a lot of Medicare Supplement (Medigap) Plans out there. We know it can be overwhelming. The trick is to understand that there are only a few plans based on price and benefits worth considering. These are Plan F, Plan G, High Deductible F.

Medicare Part D Drugs

Prescription drug coverage can be a little confusing because most people are used to having their prescriptions covered under their traditional PPO or HMO prior to turning 65, but that isn't always the case for seniors. We have broken down how prescription plans...

What Does Medicare NOT Cover?

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant. You can find out here what Medicare covers. But we are here to learn what Medicare does not cover, and what you can do about it.

I have medicare but want drugs, hearing, dental, and vision

I have Part A and B. I need insurance to help with meds, hearing, dental, and eyes. Which is the best plan, and how much would it cost me monthly?

Medicare Fraud Alert: Genetic testing

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (HHS OIG) is alerting the public about a fraud scheme involving Medicare and genetic testing.
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Anthem Medigap Innovative G in Nevada

Innovative G Medigap is a new Medicare Supplement plan offered by Anthem Blue Cross in Nevada. Enrollees of Anthem’s Innovative Plan G will have the same coverage as Plan G but vision and hearing benefits as well, including exams, eyewear, and hearing aids. This new plan basically covers the same as Anthem Innovative F except for the Medicare Part B deductible.

Comparing Medigap Plans

There are ten Medigap plans to choose from. You might be surprised how easy it is to compare Medigap plans. Just see the simple chart for a quick comparison.

How do I get the lowest price for Medicare Part D drugs?

The first step you need to take is to choose from 2 ways to get prescription drug coverage: you can choose a Medicare Part D plan or you can choose a Medicare Advantage Plan (like an HMO or PPO) that offers drug coverage. Once that is done, check out what you can do to lower the costs.

How do I set up Mail Order for a Medicare Part D Drug Plan?

Let's learn how to set up mail order drug services to have your prescription drugs delivered to your home. This way, you can skip the line and inconvenience of visiting a pharmacy and get some more benefits along the way, such as 90-day medication supply conveniently delivered to your house.

When Can I Switch My Medicare Part D Drug Plan?

If you want to switch your Part D plan, otherwise known as your Medicare prescription drug plan, you have very specific times in which this is allowed.

What is the Donut Hole in 2019?

Medicare Part D's Donut Hole can leave significant costs for those 65 and over. However, the percentage you pay out of pocket each year has been decreasing for a few years now, and 2019 is the last one.

Medicare Part A: Costs and Coverage

Medicare is split into two parts: Part A covers hospitalization services and Part B covers day-to-day medical care.