Winter and Holiday Health Tips | MedicarePlanFinder

Winter and Holiday Health Tips

Anastasia Iliou Fitness & Health

Winter and Holiday Health Tips Even though Thanksgiving is over, the season of unhealthy temptations is still upon us. From large, carb-filled family meals to all the shopping you have to do, it’s hard to stay healthy during the winter and holiday season! Plus, it’s the worst time of year for airborne illnesses like The Flu. Medicare Plan Finder can …

How To Get Affordable Home Care | Medicare Plan Finder

How To Get Affordable Home Care

Anastasia Iliou Fitness & Health, Medicare

How To Get Affordable Home Care Over the past few years, home care services have greatly expanded. More and more seniors prefer to receive the care they need at home instead of in a nursing home or other facility. However, nursing homes and long-term care facilities can be more expensive than home care, because home care eliminates the need for …

Is Medicare Better Than Your Employer Health Plan? | MedicarePlanFinder

Is Medicare Better Than Your Employer Plan?

Anastasia Iliou General, Medicare

Is Medicare Better Than Your Employer Plan? Are you eligible for Medicare but still employed? By law, your employer has to keep providing coverage for you no matter how old you are. So, turning 65 does not mean you automatically have to switch to Medicare. However, even if you still have a marketplace plan through your employer, you should enroll …

Sign Up For Paperless Medicare | Medicare Plan Finder

Sign Up For Paperless Medicare

Anastasia Iliou General

Sign Up For Paperless Medicare Paperless Medicare will help you save time, money, and paper – benefiting you and the environment you live in! MyMedicare.Gov Medicare hosts its own free and secure digital service for account management and information. It will allow you to access important data quickly, easily, and cheaply and avoid problems like lost or stolen mail. If …

City Of Lubbock Retiree Health Care Changes | Medicare Plan Finder

City of Lubbock Retiree Healthcare Changes

Anastasia Iliou Medicare, News

Retiree Benefit Changes In Lubbock, TX The city of Lubbock, TX is making major changes for Medicare-eligible retirees for 2018. On January first, Lubbock beneficiaries will enter an HRA (Health Reimbursement Account) instead of their current medical benefits plan. Will these benefit changes in Lubbock affect you? What Does This Mean? If you’re one of 625 Lubbock city retirees, you …

How To Save Money On Prescription Drugs With Medicare | MedicarePlanFinder

How To Save Money On Prescription Drugs With Medicare

Anastasia Iliou General, Medicare

How To Save Money On Prescription Drugs With Medicare For many seniors, prescription drugs are the most expensive part of health care. Thankfully, if you’re one of many who is struggling to pay for needed drugs, Medicare has some options for you. Use Generic Drugs Most drugs that your doctor prescribes will have a generic counterpart that works just as well. …

Resources To Help With Heart Health | MedicarePlanFinder

Resources To Help With Heart Health

Anastasia Iliou Fitness & Health, General

Resources To Help With Heart Health As you age, your chances of developing a heart condition begin to rise. These are some great, free resources to help with heart health that you can start using now. Start With Risk Tracking CardioSmart offers a BMI calculator, a Heart Disease Risk Assesment, and a Cholesterol Calculator online (as well as a “Med …

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 …

Your Mood Affects Your Health | Medicare Plan Finder

Your Mood Affects Your Health

Anastasia Iliou Fitness & Health

Your Mood Affects Your Health Did you know that stress and depression can weaken your immune system? Your mental health affects you physically as well as emotionally. Thankfully, Medicare provides benefits that can serve as “mood boosters” to help keep you both physically and emotionally healthy. Learn how emotions affect the body and how you can stay healthy. How Your …

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 …