Category: Medicare

March 2023: Medicare and Home Health Care

March 2023 What does Medicare Home Health Care cover?  Home health care includes health and social services that you receive in your home to treat an illness or injury. Medicare […]

February 2023: Medicare Enrollment Periods

Medicare Enrollment Periods How to enroll in Medicare Parts A and/ or B Some people are automatically enrolled in Medicare. For example, you should be automatically enrolled in Medicare if […]

November 2022: Medicare and Military Benefits

Medicare works with other forms of insurance in different ways, depending on the other insurance. Some people are eligible for multiple types of health insurance, including Medicare and military benefits, […]

October 2022: Changing Part D Plans

Changing Part D Plans Medicare Part D, the prescription drug benefit, is the part of Medicare that covers most outpatient prescription drugs. Part D is offered through private companies either […]

September 2022: Fall Open Enrollment Period

Fall Open Enrollment runs October 15 through December 7   Fall Open Enrollment is the time of year when you can make certain changes to your Medicare coverage. You can […]

June 2022: Medicare Hospice Care

What is the Medicare hospice care benefit? Hospice is a program of end-of-life pain management and comfort care for those with a terminal illness. Medicare’s hospice benefit offers end-of-life palliative […]

July 2022: Long-Term Care and Medicare

Excluded from Medicare Coverage:  Long-Term Care, Dental, and Vision   Long-term care and Medicare Long-term care (LTC), also called long-term services and supports (LTSS), refers to a range of services […]