"Medicare Insurance" Blogs

Medicare Expands Telemedicine Nationwide During COVID-19

Medicare recently announced they will be expanding telemedicine nationwide to keep seniors with health problems safe at home. Seniors are particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus. With the growing concern surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth has become an important tool to ensure the safety of patients and doctors. This is good news and a smart option […]

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Does Medicare Cover COVID-19?

We are living a health crisis where unfortunately adults over 60 and those who have a long-term medical condition are at higher risk of getting sick due to having a weak immune system. The same is true for similar infections such as the flu. Minimizing your risk of contracting the disease by following basic guidelines […]

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Humana Providing Meal Benefit To Medicare Advantage Members

Humana is now partnering with Mom’s Meals to offer home-delivered and ready-to-eat meals to Medicare Advantage members as part of their Humana Well Dine post-discharge & chronic conditions benefits for 2020. Mom’s Meals are a leading provider of home-delivered meals all over the nation. They are nutritious and condition-specific meals, which will be delivered to […]

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Medicare Advantage Enrollment Is Booming

Health care experts expected the Affordable Healthcare Act to somehow dismiss Medicare Advantage, but the projections proved wrong. Medicare Advantage offers government-funded private health plans for millions of senior Americans – a massive market with much attractive growth expected to reach $360 billion by 2023. Since 2010, enrollment in Medicare Advantage has doubled to over […]

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The New Medicare Plan Finder Tool Makes It Difficult to Find Your Best Drug Coverage

The federal government had recently redesigned a digital tool, the Medicare Plan Finder, to help seniors navigate difficult Medicare choices, including prescription drug costs.  But unfortunately, the updated Prescription Plan Finder used by over 60 million seniors nationwide, has been the source of numerous complaints by new enrollees and beneficiaries since some features such as […]

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