Medicare Changes in 2018 – Premiums and Costs

The post below describes 2018 Medicare changes for Premiums and Costs for Medicare Part A, Part B as well as for Part D. Medicare Part A Premiums and Costs in 2018 Medicare changes in 2018 for Part A include: Part A … Read More

Medicare Annual Enrollment Period 2017

The Medicare Annual Enrollment Period 2017 (AEP 2017) will begin in 3 days. It starts on October 15th and will run through December 7th, 2016. It is the busiest time of year for Medicare clients – the only time you … Read More

Medicare Enrollment Periods and their Overlapping

According to Medicare rules, you are not allowed to enroll or disenroll in different parts of Medicare (Part A, Part B, Part C, and Part D) whenever you want. Rather, there are 6 different enrollment periods in relation to the … Read More

Medicare and Current Employer Insurance

To answer on the question “Medicare and Current Employer Insurance – How it works?” you need to know first whether Medicare is primary or secondary insurance. If Medicare is primary, then it pays the bills first, up to the limit … Read More

Medicare and Home Health Care

Medicare covers Home Health Care, as long as you meet all of the eligibility requirements. Home health care is care provided to you in the home to treat an illness or injury. Medicare and Home Health Care: Eligibility If you … Read More

Part D Premiums by Income

Part D Premiums by Income The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2016 Part D IRMAA. The charts below show the Beneficiary’s estimated prescription drug plan monthly premium based on the Beneficiary’s income as reported on the … Read More