Affordable Care Act Senior Question

We have been receiving frequent questions about senior health care and we've decided to publish questions and answer them on the site. QUESTION: For seniors on medicare, making under...

Affordable Care Act: Seniors Do Not Have to Do Anything

As the Affordable Care Act is right around the corner many seniors are wondering if they have to purchase one of the new plans. Answer is...

Part D Plans: Medicare Prescription Coverage

Part D plans are prescription coverage for seniors with Medicare or Medicare Advantage. We've broken down how prescription drug coverage works for you now that you're...

Blue Shield of CA: Extended Medigap Open Enrollment

Blue Shield of California just announced that it has extended its Special Open Enrollment Period (SEP) for Medigap (Medicare Supplement plans) through Dec31 , 2017. What this means for seniors is, if you currently have a Medigap plan from any...

24% of Medicare Beneficiaries are Enrolled in Medigap

According to a Kaiser Family Foundation study, 88% of all Medicare beneficiaries also had a form of supplemental insurance. Medigap (Medicare Supplement Plan) accounts for 24% of seniors, with 14% of seniors enrolled in a...

Health Net of CA Medigap Plans

Health Net of California offers Medicare Supplemental plans, also known as Medigap, to help supplement Original Medicare's financial gaps. Health Net offers a limited number of plans, but their range includes basic to comprehensive coverage.

Aetna Medigap California

Aetna of California offers 5 Medigap plans to help cover the gaps in coverage that Original Medicare leaves. We have made a list of reasons you should consider Aetna for your Medicare Supplemental plan (Medigap).

Emergency Medicare

If you have Original Medicare and are travelling outside of the country, are you covered? With few exceptions, no. We'll explain how Medicare works with foreign travel.

Medicare Law: 3 ObamaCare Facts for Seniors

With ObamaCare right around the corner we wanted to set the record straight in regards to ObamaCare and Medicare. 1) Medicare will not be...

Aetna New Medigap “Birthday Rule” Policy for CA

Aetna of California members will now be to switch Medigap policies during an open enrollment period each year.

Seniors Health Insurance: Medicare Supplemental

Seniors have specific health insurance needs and while Medicare covers a lot, it can leave a senior open to a great deal of medical expenses. Medigap will protect you from financial worry by...

Medicare Plan: Preparing for the Healthcare Exchange

The Healthcare Exchange begins January 2014. There are a lot of changes happening to American healthcare, but how does this effect Medicare? We have found some key points for seniors, such as Medicare Part A under ObamaCare is...
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