Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare Supplement | MedicarePlanFinder.com

Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare Supplement

amcnurlan Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement

The Differences Between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement The question comes up at least once a day – which is the better plan?  You are going to have to make a decision on which Medicare option is best for your needs, so you need to first understand the basics of Medicare Supplement (Medigap) and the Medicare Advantage plans. These are …

Learn about the future of Medicare Plan F Going Away

Medicare Plan F Going Away

Kelsey Davis General, Medicare, Medicare Supplement, Medigap

Medicare Plan F Going Away in 2020 What is Medicare Supplement Plan F? When you enroll in Original Medicare (Parts A and B) you have the option of increasing coverage by purchasing a Medicare Supplement plan (also called Medigap). These plans cover additional expenses that are not included in Parts A and B, like copayments, coinsurance, and yearly deductibles. For …

What You Can Do During Your Enrollment Period | MedicarePlanFinder

What You Can Do During Your Enrollment Period

Anastasia Iliou Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement, Medigap

What You Can Do During Your Enrollment Period As a Medicare beneficiary, you are entitled to three types of enrollment periods. The first is your IEP, or Initial Enrollment Period, and it happens in a seven-month window surrounding your 65th birthday. The second is an SEP, or Special Enrollment Period, and it requires special circumstances. The third is AEP, or the …

Learn how pre-existing conditions affect Medicare Supplement plans!

Do Medicare Supplement Plans Cover Pre-existing Conditions?

Kelsey Davis Medicare Supplement

Do Medicare Supplement Plans Cover Pre-existing Conditions? A pre-existing condition is a medical condition that started before a person’s health benefits went into effect. If you have an illness or condition, you may be hesitant to explore Medicare Supplement plans. Will they accept you? Will your condition be covered? We are your one-stop-shop for understanding how your pre-existing conditions affect …

How Medicare and Retiree Coverage Work Together | Medicare Plan Finder

How Medicare and Retiree Coverage Work Together

Anastasia Iliou General, Medicare, Medicare Supplement

How Medicare and Retiree Coverage Work Together Does your employer offer retiree health care coverage? Even if you have a retiree plan, you still need to enroll in Medicare. Medicare and retiree coverage are not the same thing. Your Medicare coverage will always come first. Your retiree coverage will work as extra coverage to backup your Medicare plan – kind …

Understanding The Benefits of Medicare Supplements | MedicarePlanFinder

Understanding The Benefits Of Medicare Supplements

Anastasia Iliou Medicare, Medicare Supplement

Understanding The Benefits Of Medicare Supplements Medicare Supplement, or Med Supp plans, are designed to help you pay for your Medicare. Original Medicare is comprised of two parts: Part A, hospital care, and Part B, medical care. Some seniors opt to purchase a Medicare Advantage plan, which adds perks like prescription drug coverage, dental coverage, and more, but Medicare Advantage …

Holistic and Natural Health Care With Medicare | MedicarePlanFinder

Holistic and Natural Health Care with Medicare

Anastasia Iliou General, Medicare, Medicare Supplement

Holistic and Natural Health Care with Medicare Medicare provides coverage for services with doctors, pharmacies, and hospitals that have legally agreed to serve Medicare clients. Holistic and natural health care providers are usually not legally equipped to support Medicare. In 2017,  if you’re over the age of 65 you have to purchase a Medicare plan. But what if you only …

Beginners Guide to SilverSneakers | MedicarePlanFinder.com

Beginner’s Guide to SilverSneakers

amcnurlan Fitness & Health, Medicare, Medicare Supplement, Medigap

Beginner’s Guide To SilverSneakers SilverSneakers, in a nutshell, is a fun exercise program designed exclusively for older adults. It is a fitness benefit found in many leading Medicare insurance plans that help provide guidance as well as convenient group exercise classes to improve general fitness, strength, flexibility, and walking ability for older adults. The program’s social events can also help …