cataracts
Medicare Coverage & Costs | Tue, Jun 04, 2019 @ 09:00 AM

Does Medicare Cover Cataract Surgery?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Uncategorized | Tue, May 28, 2019 @ 02:21 PM

What Is the Difference Between Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Original Medicare (Parts A & B) and Medicare Advantage (Part C) are two different ways to get Medicare benefits.

Medicare Coverage & Costs | Tue, May 21, 2019 @ 09:00 AM

Medicare Part A, Benefit Periods and Deductibles

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Part A is hospital insurance. It helps pay for inpatient care and services you receive in a hospital or skilled nursing facility.

reminder of a doctor
Medicare Coverage & Costs | Mon, May 20, 2019 @ 10:35 AM

Medicare Coverage for Prostate Cancer Screening

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in American men, after skin cancer. However, it is also very treatable when diagnosed early. The 5-year survival rate for localized prostate cancer is 100 percent.

Medicare Coverage & Costs | Tue, May 14, 2019 @ 12:44 PM

Medicare Coverage for Mammograms

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Mammograms may rival colonoscopies for the least-favorite screening test among women. In spite of this, many women stick to a regular schedule of getting them—and with good reason.

Uncategorized | Tue, May 07, 2019 @ 11:03 AM

What Is Happening to Medicare Supplement Plan F and Plan C?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Supplement Plan F and Plan C will not be available to all Medicare beneficiaries starting in 2020. People who turn 65 or become newly eligible for Medicare on or after January 1, 2020 will not be able to buy Plan F or Plan C.

Medicare Eligibility & Enrollment | Tue, Apr 30, 2019 @ 02:17 PM

What is the Medicare Special Enrollment Period?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

The Medicare Special Enrollment Period allows you to switch plans or sign up for Medicare outside of the standard Medicare enrollment periods. Medicare grants a Special Enrollment Period for certain qualifying situations and life events.

Medicare Coverage & Costs | Tue, Apr 16, 2019 @ 12:06 PM

How Much Does Medicare Part B Cost?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Part B covers doctor visits, lab tests, preventive screenings and other outpatient health care services. Part B costs include a monthly premium, an annual deductible and coinsurance for most services.

medication
Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Apr 16, 2019 @ 07:00 AM

3 Ways to Dispose of Your Old, Unused Medications Safely

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Eligibility & Enrollment | Tue, Apr 09, 2019 @ 12:04 PM

How to Avoid the Medicare Part B Late Penalty

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Part B pays 80 percent of outpatient health care costs and 100 percent for many preventive services. But it pays to think carefully about when to sign up. Here’s why.