Can Medicare beneficiaries buy a plan on Health Exchange?

There is nothing in most health exchange applications to prevent people having Medicare from applying for Individual or Family Health Coverage. The same is true for paper applications. But the affirmative response to the question “Can Medicare beneficiaries buy a … Read More

How Obamacare will affect Medicare?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, is upon us. There is great anticipation about the opening Health Insurance Marketplaces on October 1, 2013. Therefore, it is very important to clear up the many misconceptions how Obamacare will affect Medicare.  In this post, we … Read More

Obamacare and its impact on Medicare Supplement

Obamacare which goes into effect January 1, 2014, should not affect the Medicare Supplement market. However, there were two possible concerns: elimination of the “first dollar” coverage, and Medigap surcharges. But it looks, as of now, that everything will stay the … Read More