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Does Medicare Cover Home Health Care?

Each year, millions of people require home health care services. If you receive these services, it’s likely you need them. Most people who receive them do so because they need a greater degree of care on a regular basis and are unable to receive this care outside of their home. Usually, you can work with […]

Does Medicare Cover Dementia Care?

If you or a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a form of dementia, it can alter your wants and needs greatly. Not only will you need to account for treatment of dementia, you may need to plan for care or the potential for the condition to advance. Not only can this be […]

How Does Medicare Cover Diabetes?

Over 100 million Americans live with diabetes or are prediabetic in the United States. If you have diabetes, you know that it’s a condition that needs to be monitored and managed consistently. If you aren’t diabetic, or are prediabetic, you may be aware that diabetes is preventable. Either way, prevention, screenings, and management can be […]

What Certifications & Training Does a Medicare Sales Agent Need?

If you’re working with a licensed insurance sales agent this Annual Enrollment Period, something we’ve suggested in the past, it’s important to trust the one you’re working with. In most cases, certifications and trainings are required of agents in order to help sign you up for certain plans. In others, certifications may simply serve as […]

What are the Different Outpatient Health Care Options?

If you’re ever in need of health care, you have many options that are defined by your needs. Sometimes, it can be difficult to know which type of care provider you should go to. Many people consider the emergency room a catch-all location to visit for things that need attention, but many visits are potentially […]

Here’s What Medicare Costs in 2020

Every year, the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) gives Medicare-eligible citizens a chance to rethink their coverage. If your options include Original Medicare, a Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage) plan, or a Medicare Part D plan, it helps to know the facts and figures you’ll be expecting. While the costs and coverage for Medicare Advantage and […]

Does Medicare Cover Arthritis Treatments?

Arthritis is a common condition that is the result of swelling or inflammation in the joints. There are many different types of the condition — most commonly osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis — with their own causes and management plans. Whatever the cause, arthritis can greatly impact your mobility and comfort, making it difficult to live […]

How Can Medicare Help with Vision Impairment or Vision Loss?

The health of your eyes and your vision is important to your standard of living. It’s one of our five key senses, after all. With many seniors facing vision loss from some sort of cause, and the number expected to grow to 70 million by 2030, it’s likely that many of us will face some […]

Get the Most Out of Medicareful with Its New Account Feature

Medicareful and its plan finder have just grown in the ways they can help you master your Medicare coverage. With the newest website update, Medicareful has added the ability for consumers to create an account that will allow them to organize much of their health care and Medicare coverage information in one place. Bonus: Consumers […]

How to Prepare for Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period

Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is right around the corner, making now the best time for those with Medicare to prepare. Whether you’re planning on sticking with your same plan or not, it’s always a good idea to explore your options each year. It can help you to save money and ensure you have the […]