Medicare Eligibility & Enrollment | Tue, Apr 21, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

What if I Missed My Initial Enrollment Period?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

The first time most people can enroll in Medicare is during their Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). This 7-month period begins three months before the month in which you turn 65 and ends three months after. But, what if you miss your IEP? What happens?

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Medicare Coverage & Costs, OEP | Tue, Nov 14, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Medicare DSNPs Serve Low-Income Seniors and People With Disabilities

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

As you’re enjoying the splendid fall season and pumpkin-spice everything, don’t forget that autumn also means open enrollment for health insurance. And if you’re eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid, you should know about an option that could offer a convenient, affordable approach to managing your health care.

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Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Oct 24, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Open Enrollment: Does Your Medicare Coverage Need a Tune-Up?

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By Philip Moeller

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Medicare Eligibility & Enrollment, OEP | Tue, Oct 10, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Is Your Medicare Coverage Working for You?

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

It’s tempting to keep the same Medicare coverage year after year without questioning it. Your current Medicare coverage renews automatically every year unless you actively make a change.

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Medicare Tips & Resources, NMEW | Tue, Sep 26, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Get Ready for Medicare Open Enrollment with These Online Resources

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Medicare Open Enrollment is almost here — the annual period (Oct. 15 to Dec. 7) when people can make changes to their Medicare coverage for the year ahead.

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Medicare Tips & Resources, NMEW | Thu, Sep 14, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Need Help Navigating Medicare? Here Are Some Ideas

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Top Tips on Medicare Explained by People Who Live It Every Day

Medicare Open Enrollment is coming up. It starts on October 15 and runs through December 7. This is the time when you can change your Medicare coverage choices for the following year, if you choose to.

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Medicare Tips & Resources, NMEW | Tue, Aug 29, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

National Medicare Education Week is Sept. 15-21

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

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Medicare Eligibility & Enrollment, Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Jul 04, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Turn 65, Retire, Sign Up for Medicare…or Not

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

The popular perception is that your 65th birthday marks the milestone in your life when you hang up your spurs, kick back, and reap the fruits of your labor as you enjoy sunsets from your porch.