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enrolling in Medicare

Enrolling in medicare can be confusing for seniors. Find out about the Medicare enrollment process and what steps a senior must take to be eligible for medicare benefits.

Articles About Enrolling In Medicare
  • 7 Things to Know About Medicare Open Enrollment
    Understand the health insurance options available during the annual Medicare Open Enrollment (MOE) period to help you choose the best coverage for yourself or a loved one.
  • Information to Gather Before You Call Medicare
    Having the proper authorizations in place and information on hand can help you save time and lessen frustration when contacting Medicare about coverage, claims and payments.
  • When it Comes to Medicare, You May Know Less Than You Think
    Recent study results indicate that you may not know as much as you think you know about Medicare. There is Medicare information that you don't know that you should know when enrolling in Medicare.
  • The Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period Ends February 14
    The Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period (MADP) runs from January 1 through February 14 each year. During this window, seniors can switch to Original Medicare if they find their Advantage Plan doesn’t meet their needs.
  • A Simple Way Elders Can Save During Open Enrollment
    Few seniors succeed in selecting the ideal Medicare prescription drug benefit plan (Part D). Seniors who find themselves in sub-optimal plans have the opportunity to save money during the annual Medicare Open Enrollment period.
  • How to Find the Right Medicare Part D Plan
    One of the more important decisions faced by seniors during Medicare Open Enrollment is whether or not to switch their Medicare Part D plan. There are resources that caregivers and seniors can use to help decide which plan best fits their prescription drug needs.
  • Medicare Open Enrollment Can Save (or Cost) You Hundreds
    Research shows that a large majority of Medicare beneficiaries could have saved hundreds of dollars last year by reviewing just one element of their coverage: their prescription drug plan.
  • The 4 Parts of Medicare
    A breakdown of the different parts of Medicare including what each part covers, its cost, and who qualifies - Medicare Part A, B, C, D.
 






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