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What's Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap)?

Senior Help Desk Healthcare Blog credited to U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21244    ...

A Few Pointers To Help Save Money And Avoid The Strain Of Medicare Enrollment

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Susan Jaffe and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org   Older or disabled Americans with Medicare coverage have...

Despite Boost In Social Security, Rising Medicare Part B Costs Leave Seniors In Bind

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  Millions of seniors will soon be notified that Medicare...

Medicare Unveils Design And Publicity Campaign For New Beneficiary Cards with the First Mailing Beginning April 2018

The new cards will be rolled out in April 2018, but federal officials are beginning an outreach campaign now so seniors are not confused when they...

If You’re Blindsided By Health Plan Changes, Learn The Root Causes — And Your Rights

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Michelle Andrews and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org   How much notice is required if benefits change? Do...

COBRA, Retiree Plans, VA Benefits Don’t Alleviate Need To Sign Up For Medicare

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog By Susan Jaffe Photos by Heidi de Marco​  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org   When Cindy Hunter received...

How To Enroll In Medicare And Avoid Costly Mistakes

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org    Your 65th birthday is coming up. Soon, you think,...

Not all Medicare Plans Are Made Equal

Navigating through the world of Medicare certainly isn't easy... Shop around before you choose, for information read this:  By Susan Jaffe, KAISER...
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Medicare Frequently Asked Questions

Article credited to NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Understanding Medicare plans and choices can be a complex undertaking. Aaron Tidball, manager of Allsup...
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Understanding Medicare - Part D

  LISA F. YOUNG When it comes to choosing medical coverage seniors need to consider Part D, which addresses prescription drug plan coverage. Article...
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