For people with Type 1 (and some with Type 2) diabetes, insulin is a vital drug. It keeps blood sugar levels stable and helps diabetes patients enjoy their daily lives. However, the cost of insulin can vary depending on your insurance.
The Silver Sneakers program provides gym memberships and fitness classes for people who can receive Medicare benefits. Silver Sneakers is not directly related to Medicare and provides you with additional benefits that can add to your Medicare insurance coverage.
Most people will want to start receiving benefits from Medicare when they turn 65. But, if you already have a healthcare plan through your employer and are working past age 65, it can be unclear which choice you should make. Should you stay with your employer’s insurance, or switch to Medicare?
Many people are used to experiencing difficulties with their health insurance when they move somewhere new. Usually, this is due to doctors being out of network, or benefits being unavailable in a specific location. Here, we’ll examine what can happen if you move while receiving Medicare benefits.
There are guidelines regarding how and when you can purchase a Medigap plan. More specifically, it is important to learn the difference between a guaranteed issue Medicare supplement and open enrollment.