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Medicare Part D

Medicare Advantage vs Medigap open enrollment

Does all Medicare private coverage have open enrollment periods?

September 14, 2018 – Q: Does all Medicare private coverage have open enrollment periods? A: No, they don't – and it's important to know the difference… Read more

choose Medicare Part D prescription drug plan

Which Medicare Part D prescription drug plan should I choose?

September 5, 2018 – Q: Which Medicare Part D prescription drug plan should I choose? A: You have a two options for Medicare prescription drug coverage, and… Read more

Medicare prescription drug plan cover expenses

How can I be sure that my Medicare prescription drug plan will cover my expenses?

September 3, 2018 – Q: How can I be sure that my Medicare prescription drug plan will cover my expenses? A: Generally, a prescription written by your doctor… Read more

Medicare Alzheimers

What benefits does Medicare provide for Alzheimer’s patients?

April 10, 2018 – As Alzheimer's disease progresses, the care requirements for patients – and the Medicare benefits covering their care – change with… Read more

Medigap prescription drug coverage

Do Medicare supplement plans include prescription drug coverage?

February 28, 2018 – Q: Do Medicare supplement plans include prescription drug coverage? A: No. Medigap – Medicare supplement – plans do not include… Read more

services not covered by Medicare

What kinds of health-related services are not covered by Medicare?

February 28, 2018 – With rare exceptions, Medicare Part A and Part B will not cover the following: routine care for the feet (treatment of foot injuries or… Read more

how is Medicare funded

How is Medicare funded?

September 14, 2014 – Q: How is Medicare funded? A: Medicare Part A is funded primarily by payroll taxes, which end up in the Hospital Insurance Trust Fund.… Read more