Making Wise Choices In Medicare Options

Making Wise Choices In Medicare Options

| Written by Dan Mangus | Trying to decide the best coverage option to complement Medicare can be difficult. Medicare can be delivered to you in two primary forms. One is Medicare Part C, also known as Medicare Advantage. Medicare Advantage plans are offered by Medicare-approved private companies that must follow the rules set by Medicare. Most Medicare Advantage Plans include drug coverage (Part D). These private companies file their plans each calendar year with the federal government (CMS), thus, all benefits are subject to change each year. There is an annual enrollment period that allows you to change plans if necessary. In 2021 the average county has over 40 Medicare advantage plan options available. The other option, which is the default Medicare option, is known as Original Medicare. Original Medicare is coverage managed by the federal government. You can add drug coverage by joining a Medicare drug plan (Part D). Many Medicare supplement options are available from private companies to help...
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The Open Enrollment Period for Medicare 2019 will last until December 7, 2018

The Open Enrollment Period for Medicare 2019 will last until December 7, 2018

The decisions you make during this period will determine what type and how much insurance coverage you have during all of 2019! Do not wait to make this extremely important decision.  Have you investigated the extras provided by Medicare Advantage Plans? Do you know which plans have network requirements, include drug coverage or offer benefits like the SilverSneakers® Fitness Program? Humana is a well-known name in healthcare, especially in senior care. Seniors can call the Humana office (located at 1500 Beville Road, Daytona Beach) at 386-200-4191 to get full information about the many choices open to them. Do not put this important decision off. The choice you make between October 15 and December 7 will determine your health care options for 2019....
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