Turning 65 Soon?

Most people become eligible for Medicare at age 65. If you are around your 65th birthday you probably feel pretty special due to the amount of calls and mail solicitations you are getting. The experience can be daunting and overwhelming. If you received your Medicare card via a disability claim or Retired after age 65 your options are still the same once you receive your Red White and Blue Medicare card.

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How to Make the Most Out of Medicare Health and Wellness Benefits

Healthier people cost less to insure over time. This knowledge has inspired health insurance carriers across the nation to provide new benefits to its members to keep them healthier longer.  Starting in 2019, Medicare Advantage plans began offering similar benefits to help support health and wellness. Keep reading to learn how you can utilize these benefits on a Medicare Advantage plan.
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Choosing Between Medicare Supplement and Medicare Advantage

There is no one-size-fits-all plan when it comes to choosing the best Medicare plan.  Individuals may benefit from different plans depending on their lifestyle, health conditions and income level.  In this article we will be comparing Medicare Supplements and Medicare Advantage and take a closer look at: Eligibility Underwriting Cost Travel Carriers Side by Side […]

What is Pennsylvania’s Community HealthChoices Program?

Pennsylvania’s Community HealthChoices (CHC) is a relatively new Medicaid program that uses managed care organizations (MCOs) to eliminate healthcare confusion and see that you get the health and wellness you need.  The CHC program was designed to:

  • Make Medicare, Medicaid, and additional services work more fluidly, so you can maximize all the benefits available.
  • Make home living accommodations like ramps, handrails and vehicle modifications so people can live on their own and safe
  • Improve quality of life situations, proactive healthcare, places to live and transportation inefficiencies

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How to Switch Medicare Plans During Open Enrollment

OK boomer, so you think you made the wrong choice during Medicare’s Annual Election Period.  Now what?  The Medicare Open Enrollment Period will allow you to make changes to an existing Medicare plan.  Keep reading to find out if you’re eligible to use this enrollment period and how to make a change.

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