The federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain young people with disabilities, and people with end-stage Renal Disease.
Does Medicare Pay for Home Health Care?
Home health care services and skilled therapy are covered by Medicare, but patients must meet 4 specific criteria in order to be eligible.6 Comments
Senior Travel: Should You Get a Medigap Policy?
Many seniors plan to travel after retiring, but depending on the destination and the nature of one’s Medicare coverage, you may be left paying for prescriptions, routine treatments or a medical emergency entirely out of pocket.6 Comments
Helping A Loved One Enroll in Medicare: Where to Start?
Understand the enrollment options and the basics of the Medicare system to save you and your family a great deal of money on healthcare costs.0 Comments
Medigap Plans: When Do They Make Sense?
A medigap plan can save you money if you'll be undergoing surgery, are at risk for health issues or plan to travel outside of the United States.4 Comments
Medicare & Medicaid....does mom still need to pay insurance premium monthly?5 Answers
Will Medicare or insurance pay for a person to come in at night to keep an eye on my Mom in her home?3 Answers
My mom is in “the donut hole” with Medicare & is having to pay for pricey medications out of pocket. Where can we get help?30 Answers
My mom neglected to pay her Part D Medicare bill and has lost coverage, she has appealed the process, but what does she do in the meantime?32 Answers
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Executive Order to "expand" Medicare. Your thoughts?23 Comments
If you receive a bill for your Medicare Advantage Plan (Part C) or Prescription Drug Plan (Part D) premiums, it may not be a scam.5 Comments
You stated that "skilled nursing care" is a Medicaid benefit.1 Comment
After being admitted to a NH for Rehab from a Hospital for LTC to Medicaid do people know that after 20 days on Medicare you pay a daily rate!4 Comments
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