Medicare Law: 3 ObamaCare Facts

July 2, 2013 /// No Comments

Fact 1: Specific Medicare Benefits Will Not Be Cut There has been a lot of news about how Medicare benefits will be cut due to ObamaCare, we hope to address this confusion. The Affordable Care Act actually prohibits cuts to Medicare medical benefits such as hospital or doctor visit payments. So, to be clear, Medicare […]

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Aetna New Medigap “Birthday Rule” Policy for CA

June 28, 2013 /// No Comments

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

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Medicare Plan: Preparing for the Healthcare Exchange

May 21, 2013 /// No Comments

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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Elderly Health Care: Medicare & Medigap

April 23, 2013 /// No Comments

There are many gaps in Medicare’s coverage. Such as Medicare Part A only pays for..

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Anthem Blue Cross of California Medigap

April 5, 2013 /// 6 Comments

Medicare Supplemental plans can be confusing. Anthem Blue Cross of California Medigap Plan might be the right supplement plan for you because it…

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Humana now offers Medigap Plans in Virginia

March 4, 2013 /// No Comments

Humana currently offers a nice array of low cost, medium and comprehensive Medigap plans. Plan A and Plan F High-Deductible are usually the most affordable. Depending on what price it is offered in your state, Plan F High-Deductible is

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Blue Cross Michigan MyBlue Medigap℠ plan

February 7, 2013 /// 11 Comments

Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN) offers senior supplemental plans called MyBlue Medigap℠. While you must purchase this coverage in the state of Michigan, MyBlue Medigap coverage is accepted nationwide with any health care provider that accepts Medicare. These plans are designed …

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Changes to Medicare 2013

December 24, 2012 /// No Comments

In 2013 you will see a few changes to traditional Medicare. Specifically, Medicare Parts A and B deductible and premium rates will increase. See article for complete details.

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Medicare Part D “Donut Hole”

December 20, 2012 /// No Comments

In 2013 the amount you will have to pay for Brand and Generic Drugs could be a little less. Sounds confusing? We will try to explain the changes to the Medicare prescription plan in plain English.

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2013 Medicare Costs

December 11, 2012 /// No Comments

As 2013 arrives, there are two things you can count on. 1) New Year Eve parties and 2) New fees associated with Medicare. Today we will discuss the new costs for Medicare in 2013

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