Medicare Part B Explained

Medicare Part B medical insurance is that portion of Original Medicare that covers outpatient and physician services. Part B Medicare benefits cover you for doctor visits, lab tests, outpatient services including surgeries and even includes preventive services and Part B prescription drugs. It also covers durable medical equipment (DME) and home health care. Key takeaways: […]

Medicare Part A – Inpatient Coverage

Medicare Part A Explained In general, Original Medicare covers services designed to diagnose or treat any medical disease and condition. Medicare Part A hospital insurance is one half of Original Medicare. Medicare Part A covers Medicare beneficiaries while an inpatient in a hospital or other medical facility, in hospice care, or when discharged to a […]

Medicare Supplement Plan N Review

Medicare Supplement Plan N Review Medicare supplement Plan N is one of ten Medicare supplement plans standardized by the federal government. Medicare supplement plans are also referred to as Medigap Plans. Medicare supplement plans are offered by private insurance companies and provide additional coverage to Medicare beneficiaries by paying the deductibles and copays left as […]

Medicare Explained – What is Medicare?

Medicare Explained

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Scroll to Top Medicare explained!  Medicare Made Clear! Medicare simplified! Understanding Medicare!  Medicare explained simply.  No matter how we word it, understanding Medicare is not always as easy as it looks.   It’s not just Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B (Original […]

Costly Medicare Mistakes

Medicare Mistakes

I have been helping people with their retirement and Medicare decisions since 1984. In that time, I have spoken with countless seniors of all ages, both new to medicare and those who have had Medicare in some form or another for years. I have witnessed or been privy to just about every Medicare horror story you can imagine. All of the stories are heartbreaking, and many were totally preventable.

Medicare and the Cost of Cancer Treatment

This article is for both the person facing cancer today, wanting to know what to expect from their Medicare insurance as well as for the person turning 65 and weighing the pros and cons of staying with Original Medicare or moving to Medicare Advantage. Medicare and the cost of cancer treatment is written to help […]

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