Do You Want Fries With That?

Would you like fries with your Medicare plan? What do you know about those who offer advice about Medicare? https://youtu.be/uMROeyRxqEI Picking a Medicare Plan is as Easy as Ordering Lunch Picking a Medicare plan while blindfolded is what happens … [Continue reading]

Medicare Open Enrollment 2019

Medicare Open Enrollment 2019. Shop Medicare supplement plans and Part D. New, lower Medigap premiums. Are higher drug costs coming in 2019? https://youtu.be/w6qzNrk9AWc Who is invited? Who should stay home? Can anyone help navigate the Medicare … [Continue reading]

Rich Man, Poor Man – a Tale of Two Scanners

It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. Does where you receive medical treatment make a difference? If two different facilities use the same CT scanner shouldn't the pricing be about the same? Ben Hayden had a pain in his abdomen . … [Continue reading]

Answers to Common Medicare Questions

I have answers to your most common Medicare questions. Here are just a few examples of questions asked by people just like you who are turning 65. How do I know which Medicare plan is right for me? When should I enroll in Medicare? Should … [Continue reading]

Medicare Supplement – What If You Just Bought?

Let's say you turned 65, enrolled in Medicare and just bought a Medicare supplement plan. Did you make the right decision? What are some of the traps and mistakes? Please take 3 minutes to read this then decide if you need to reconsider your … [Continue reading]

Free and Low Cost Prescription Drugs

Medicare resource for free and low cost prescription drugs. Are you 65 or older and can't afford your medications? Paying too much for generics? Medicare's annual election period, commonly referred to as open enrollment, is the only time of year when … [Continue reading]

Medicare Open Enrollment 2019

Medicare 2019 Open Enrollment starts on October 15th and ends on December the 7th. Who is affected? How do you decide what to keep and what to change? Where can you get answers to your questions? Don't get distracted by the hype. During this … [Continue reading]

Does Medicare Pay For Glucose Monitors?

Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM's) are life savers for many insulin dependent diabetics. Medicare does cover diabetic supplies and medications but it is the way those items are covered that can be confusing. Not all diabetics need a pump. Not all … [Continue reading]

Does Medicare Pay For a CPAP

Many people over  65  on Medicare have some form of chronic sleep apnea and need a CPAP machine. Most go undiagnosed so only a small percentage use a CPAP. According to the UCLA Sleep Center "It is very common for people over the age of 65 to have … [Continue reading]