Medigap Open Enrollment vs Guaranteed Issuance Period

Medigap has two types of enrollment that do not require you to answer medical questions: Open Enrollment and a Guaranteed Issuance Period. There are different rules for both.

Medicare Supplement Costs: What You Should Know

The price of a Medicare Supplemental Plan (AKA Medigap) depends on your age, zip code, plan you select and the company who provides it. Before you purchase a plan you will want to consider the following:

Blue Cross to Offer Silver Sneakers in OH, CO, IL and ME

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicare Supplement Plans (Medigap) in Ohio, Colorado, Illinois and Maine will add Silver Sneakers. Silver Sneakers is.

Medigap’s Vaccination Covered Detailed

With the large number of baby boomers turning 65 everyday in the U.S. (approx. 10,000 people a day), and the strive for better health and longevity; we at Senior65 believe preventive health care is...

Medigap’s Chiropractic Care Detailed

If you're new to Medigap or have been enrolled for years, you may wonder if and how chiropractic services are covered by Medigap. Remember that Medigap only covers what Medicare approves, so the good news is chiropractic is covered, but the bad news is...

Medigap’s Mammogram Coverage Explained

Mammogram screenings are the main tool to determine if a woman has breast cancer. We get a lot of questions from clients on how Medigap covers your screening, and the easy answer is most of the time of it will be...

Medigap’s Mental Health Care Detailed

Mental Health care is the cornerstone of emotional and physical well-being. If you want to see a therapist or need more intensive care, we have a created a quick rundown of how Medigap has you covered. It is important to remember...

Medicare Supplement: Hearing Aid Coverage Detailed

Hearing loss is a major concern for some Medicare beneficiaries. While it may be a concern, many do not know if Original Medicare or Medicare Supplement (Medigap) cover the costs for hearing aids. It's a simple answer, and...

Medigap Select: The Basics

Most people have heard of Medigap, also known as Medicare Supplement Insurance, but many people don't understand the difference between Medigap and Medigap SELECT. Fair enough. These plans are not widely discussed, so I figured...

Original Medicare: How Does it Cover Vaccinations?

Original Medicare offers $0 preventive care for seniors. This includes certain health screenings and vaccinations, however you may be surprised to learn that Medicare may only cover...

Medigap: Dental and Vision Coverage Explained

Many of our clients want to know if their Medigap plan offers any coverage for vision or dental. It's actually broken up into routine care and serious emergencies/issues. The quick answer is sometimes...

Medigap Doctor’s Fees Explained

Medicare beneficiaries will have doctor's fees every time they go to the doctor's office. If you enroll in a Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plan, however, you can reduce or...