2019 medicare changes

2019 Medicare Changes: Premiums and Deductibles

Medicare November 12, 2018 0

2019 Medicare Changes: Premiums and Deductibles In September and October, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2019 Medicare premiums and deductibles for Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. Understanding the 2019 Medicare changes is important to provide your beneficiaries with the best coverage for their needs and budget. Medicare Part A […]

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What do beneficiaries value in Medicare Advantage plans?

What Beneficiaries Value in Medicare Advantage Plans

Medicare October 22, 2018 0

What Beneficiaries Value in Medicare Advantage Plans Medicare Advantage plans have continued to rise in popularity. According to the Henry J Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) enrollment in Medicare Advantage plans has increased by 71% since 2010. There is a clear demand for Medicare Advantage plans, which is great news for agents like you! No matter […]

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Learn about Medicare History and Milestones!

Medicare History and Milestones

Medicaid, Medicare October 15, 2018 0

Medicare History and Milestones The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services estimate that before Medicare, about ½ of people aged 65+ did not have hospital insurance. Plus, it is estimated that 1 of 4 older individuals would go without medical care entirely due to budget restrictions. Medicare history and milestones have changed the way beneficiaries […]

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Learn about service animals and the role of Medicare!

Medicare and Service Dogs

Medicare August 27, 2018 0

Medicare and Service Dogs Service animals can make a handler’s life much easier and safer. When selling Medicare it’s important to understand the differences between emotional support animals and service dogs for seniors and Medicare eligibles, the responsibilities, and rights of a service animal, and the cost of service animals with Medicare. What qualifies as […]

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About The New Flexible Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance | Senior Market Advisors

About the New Flexible Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance

Medicare, News August 1, 2018 0

About the New Flexible Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance This post was originally published on May 23, 2018; updated 8/1/18 CMS is passing regulations that will allow Medicare Advantage plans to offer more unique benefits. The goal is to make it easier for seniors and Medicare eligibles to keep living at home. CMS administrator Seema Verma said, […]

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