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Q: Did you know about the Medicare therapy caps on outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy?

Monday, March 19, 2018

A: Say goodbye to physical, occupational and speech therapy caps on Medicare services. Until President Trump signed the budget deal in February, people on Medicare were subject to arbitrary limits on the amount of therapy services that Medicare was willing to pay.

Q: Do I need to sign up for Medicare A & B if I'm working at age 65 and I have insurance through my employer or my spouse's employer?

Monday, March 12, 2018

A: Watch as our Medicare Education Specialist, Jan Graves, explains the answer.

Q: What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?

Monday, March 5, 2018

A: Unless you work in the health care field or have taken care of your own or someone else’s medical bills, you probably don’t understand the difference. Think about it – both are federal programs created in 1965 and both start with M-E-D-I. No wonder people are confused!

Q: What happens if I am late paying my drug plan premium?

Monday, February 26, 2018

A: You will be dropped from your Part D plan if you have not paid your premium within their grace period. Plans can set their own grace period, but it must be at least two months long. You can check out your plan’s grace period in the “Annual Notice of Change” letter and “Evidence of Coverage” that you receive from them in the fall.

Q: Does Medicare cover the flu shot?

Monday, February 19, 2018

A: Medicare will cover the flu shot whether you are on Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) or a Medicare Advantage plan.

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