You’ve probably heard the saying “What is mine is yours, and what is yours is mine”. Shakespeare may have written it years ago, but it is still relevant today! It is even applicable to Medicare. So, when it comes to Medicare (specifically Part A) coverage you may be wondering, “Can I get Medicare through my … Continue reading Can I Get Medicare Through My Spouse?
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The Justice Department recently approved the merger between major pharmacy chain CVS Health and Aetna, a major health insurer. As part of the merger approval, Aetna has notified the public that it will sell of its standalone Medicare Part D drug plans to prevent CVS Health/Aetna from having too much control of the market. Aetna … Continue reading CVS Health and Aetna Merger
Medicare is a federal program that helps over 44 million beneficiaries each year. Predictably, with a program of its size, there are beneficiaries that have Medicare complaints that can be difficult to resolve on their own. With over 20,000 Medicare clients across 47 states, Boomer Benefits is always working to resolve Medicare complaints reported by … Continue reading Common Medicare Complaints
Many people who are still working wonder whether it is mandatory to sign up for Medicare at age 65. In fact, it’s one of the most common questions we get from our readers on our Facebook page and on our Youtube Channel. Not knowing the proper answer to this question could cost you, literally. So, … Continue reading Is it Mandatory to Sign Up for Medicare at Age 65?
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Medicare offers a few solutions to help pay for your normal out-of-pocket costs. One of the most popular solution is enrolling in a Medicare Supplement plan. Also known as Medigap plans, Medicare Supplement plans offer coverage for cost-sharing amounts such as, copayments, coinsurances, and deductibles. Without a Medigap plan, these out-of-pocket expenses can add up … Continue reading Medicare for West Virginians
Medicare beneficiaries who enroll in Medicare Advantage plans sometimes find themselves stuck in a plan that they do not like. Although the plan’s Summary of Benefits covers the specifics of how the plan works, it’s all too easy for a beneficiary to misunderstand the rules or forget to check whether a certain doctor is in the … Continue reading The Return of the Medicare OEP
As a Medicare beneficiary, you’ve probably realized that Medicare changes every year. It adjusts your premiums and deductibles and this in turn causes updates to your chosen Medicare insurance plan. Your Medicare Annual Notice of Change (ANOC) letter can help prepare you for the changes that your Medicare plan will make for the following year. … Continue reading Your Medicare Annual Notice of Change Letter