Your health care needs are personal, and your Medicare choices should be too. Of course you want a plan with the coverage you need. You also want one that’s kind to your pocketbook.
If you’re new to Medicare, you may be wondering what the Welcome to Medicare preventive visit is all about.
Colorectal cancer is cancer of the colon or rectum. Of cancers affecting both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the United States1. It doesn’t have to be.
Boomers turning 65 in 2015 share a milestone with Medicare. You are becoming eligible for benefits just as Medicare celebrates its 50th year. Medicare may be 15 years younger than you but, what the heck, 65 is the new 45.
Saturday, December 7, 2013, is the last day of Medicare Open Enrollment for 2014 coverage. If you don’t act now, it may be next year before you can make changes to your coverage, unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. Next year’s Medicare Open Enrollment is October 15 – December 7, 2014.
Has your health changed over the past year? Changes to your health might mean it’s time to make changes to your Medicare coverage.
Did you know that your income can play a role in how much you pay for your Medicare Part B and Part D plan monthly premiums?
It’s important to take your car into the repair shop if there’s something wrong with it. But it’s just as important to take it in for regular maintenance. In the same way, making sure you get regular checkups can help identify—or prevent—bigger problems later on. An Annual Wellness Visit can help you take control of your health.