In this article we explain what the Nevada Birthday Rule and how it works with your Medicare Supplement plan. If you currently have a Medigap plan you will be able to save substantially using this unique rule. Understanding the Nevada Birthday Rule for Medicare Supplement Plans Navigating the complex landscape of healthcare coverage can be […]
If you currently have a Medicare Advantage HMO and your primary doctor is at Scripps Coastal or Scripps Clinic then you will no longer be able to see that doctor with your current Medicare Advantage HMO plan starting Jan 1st, 2024. Unfortunately, this affects over 32,000 San Diego residents. What are your options? There are […]
If your doctor is a non participating Medicare provider, you may notice an additional amount you are responsible for paying. – One way to avoid excess charges if you have nonparticipating providers is with a Medicare plan G. This article will explain what Medicare plan G is, who qualifies for it, how to get it, […]
Answering questions about Medicare Supplements is not always necessary. The health question requirements may be waived during your Open Enrollment Period, for example. Changing your Medigap policy or missing your OEP will likely require underwriting. Video Explanation Medicare Supplement Underwriting Questions To qualify for new coverage in many states, you must answer questions about your […]
When you use Medicare for your health insurance, you may be burdened by some out-of-pocket costs in addition to your monthly Part B premiums. Aside from the basic benefits that come with Medicare Parts A and B (Original Medicare), you can also seek further coverage with a Medicare Supplement plan. These plans will cover many […]
If you have a medical condition as a result of your military service, then you likely qualify for VA benefits. With VA benefits, you get access to a monthly stipend and VA healthcare. This leaves many veterans wondering how (or if) Medicare and VA benefits can work together to provide them with the healthcare they […]
The California “Birthday Rule” allows folks who have a Medicare Supplement plan to change to a different plan of equal or lesser benefit, 30 days before and after their birthday, without being subject to medical underwriting.
Medicare Supplement Plans (also known as Medigap) help add additional coverage to your Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B plans. However, it’s not always easy to know when you can switch from one Medicare Supplement Plan to another.
Some people can benefit from Medicare before they turn 65. However, you must meet certain disability requirements to qualify for Medicare before 65.
Plan G is one of the most popular Medicare Supplement Plans out there, for good reason. While Plan N isn’t quite as popular, the plan covers a lot of the same costs as Plan G. Find out what plan is best for you.