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]

Blue Cross Medicare Supplement Plans 2017

Georgia Blue Cross Medicare supplement plans from Anthem. What's new for 2018? SILVER SNEAKERS. How do their Medigap rates look? If you are turning 65 is a Medicare supplement plan right for you? Should you switch from my current supplement plan to … [Continue reading]

Turning 65?

Are you turning 65? Will you continue to work and go on Medicare? Or will Medicare be your only health care insurance? Have you learned everything you need to know or do you still have questions? Did you take advice from friends on Medicare? Do you … [Continue reading]

Does Medicare Cover Hearing Aids?

Does Medicare cover hearing tests and hearing aids? Find financial assistance to offset the cost of hearing exams and aids. How Veterans can get help for hearing and vision concerns. Purchase high quality digital aids at a discount. Welcome to … [Continue reading]

Medicare Drug Plan Finder

Using the Medicare Drug Plan Finder can be challenging. You can do it yourself, ask an agent, ask the Medicare drug plan carrier or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227). We will show you step by step how to navigate the Medicare Plan Finder … [Continue reading]

Medicare Insurance Complaints

Medicare insurance complaints. Should I be concerned? Complaints can fall into many areas, including: Why is my renewal premium so high? Will my doctor accept this insurance? Why doesn't Medicare.gov list this company on their website? … [Continue reading]

Medicare Open Enrollment 2016

What is Medicare open enrollment 2016? When can I change my Medicare supplement plan? How do I find a better rate without going online and having my phone ring off the hook? Isn't this the same as turning 65? Can't I change my Medicare … [Continue reading]

Medicare Drug Plan Fail

Medicare drug plans fail when you least expect it. I remember it well. It was sunny and warm. After leaving my dermatologist and stopping by the drug store to pick up my new prescription my Medicare drug plan failed me. Right there in the … [Continue reading]