Medicare Part A

Medicare Part A: What does Part A Cover? Part A covers inpatient hospital, skilled nursing facility, hospice, and eligible home health care. Part A-covered hospital services include medically necessary services and equipment to treat your condition. While this seems...

Parts of Medicare

The A, B, C, and D’s of Medicare Medicare can at first seem very confusing and complicated. But, if we break Medicare down into its 4 ” Parts”, it quickly becomes more clear. Let take a look at the basics on what makes up Medicare. Medicare is a...

Medicare Part C – Medicare Advantage

What is Medicare Advantage or Part C? Medicare Advantage plans are Medicare-approved, but offered by private insurers. These Medicare plans combine Part A and Part B, and often Part D prescription drug benefits into one plan. These plans are managed care or HMO and...

Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period

Overview Starting 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) restored the Medicare Advantage (MA) Open Enrollment Period (OEP). The MA OEP will begin January 1 and run through March 31 of each year. Medicare Advantage members are allowed to make a...