Month: January 2021

the Medigap open enrollment period is for six months

When Is the Medicare Supplement Open Enrollment Period?

Medicare Supplement Plans have significant benefits when it comes to your healthcare payments. Medicare Supplement Overview Medicare is an 80/20 policy, meaning it saves you 80% of the costs, but you have to cover 20%. Medicare Supplement Plans help with paying the costs left up to you. There are ten types of Medicare Supplements, each …

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Medicare Part B covers preventative services and outpatient screenings

What Preventive and Screening Services Does Part B Cover?

Medicare Part B features preventive services. These differ in how often you can get them and what you need to get them. Your doctor may give referrals or suggest other treatments based on results. Medicare Part B: Screenings Here are the screening services with important information and how often you can get them: Abdominal aortic …

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Cornerstone Advisors can help you compare Medicare Advantage plans

How to Compare Medicare Advantage Plans

Medicare Advantage Plans have inpatient, outpatient, and prescription drug coverage all within one package. Each Medicare Advantage Plan has its own appeal, as every plan has special features that suit a policyholder’s needs and values. Common Medicare Advantage plans are Preferred Provider Organizations (PPOs), Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs), Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS), and Special Needs Plans …

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