Tools you can use to maximize your Social Security benefit

Choosing when to collect your Social Security benefits can have a large impact on your standard of living in retirement, especially if you didn’t save enough on your own. According to the Social Security Administration, Social Security benefits represent 30% of retirement income for the elderly. Deciding when to collect is a complicated task — you’llContinue reading “Tools you can use to maximize your Social Security benefit”

You deserve a Medicare plan that puts your health needs first.

Wellcare has Medicare Advantage plans with all-in-one coverage, $0 premiums and large provider networks. Wellcare proudly serves over 1 million people with affordable Medicare Advantage plans.1 A healthier future starts with your Medicare Advantage plan. Wellcare believes in high-quality healthcare that looks after your health and your budget. Get money back You could get some, orContinue reading “You deserve a Medicare plan that puts your health needs first.”

Los planes Aetna 2022 Medicare ofrecen más beneficios, menores costos para los miembros y una mayor asequibilidad

Aetna®, una compañía de CVS Health® (NYSE: CVS), anunció sus ofertas de Medicare para 2022, con beneficios ampliados centrados en un enfoque holístico de la salud y nuevas opciones de planes Medicare Advantage, incluidos los planes de doble elegibilidad para necesidades especiales y los planes Aetna Medicare Eagle® diseñados especialmente para los veteranos en otrosContinue reading “Los planes Aetna 2022 Medicare ofrecen más beneficios, menores costos para los miembros y una mayor asequibilidad”

Qué es Medicare?

Qué es Medicare?  ¿Qué es Medicare? Por más de 55 años, Medicare ha sido el programa al que recurren los adultos mayores y las personas con discapacidades del país para su cobertura de salud. En el 2021, ayudará a más de 61 millones de personas a pagar por hospitalizaciones, visitas al médico y medicamentos recetados,Continue reading “Qué es Medicare?”

Why is the Medicare deductible expected to increase to $7,050 in 2022? 

In the coming year, those on Medicare could see increases in their deductible and premiums. The deductible is the amount of money a person must pay before their benefits kick in. Once that limit has been surpassed, the insurance plan covers, most of the remaining costs. However, when it comes to prescription drugs, calculating the deductable is more complicated. How is Medicare structured? ThereContinue reading “Why is the Medicare deductible expected to increase to $7,050 in 2022? “

Wellcare Announces Refreshed Brand in Effort to Better Serve Medicare Members

— Wellcare, a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, announced today its refreshed corporate Medicare brand in an effort to better align with the company’s strategy, build stronger brand awareness, and support the company’s mission to help its members live better, healthier lives.  Combining Medicare Brands under One Name: Wellcare In January 2020, Centene Corporation acquired Wellcare. Since thatContinue reading “Wellcare Announces Refreshed Brand in Effort to Better Serve Medicare Members”

What is SilverSneakers?

SilverSneakers is a popular fitness program that helps Medicare beneficiaries 65 and up to increase physical health, social wellbeing, and strong community bonds. It does this by providing group fitness classes for all abilities facilitated by trained instructors. As a nationwide program, SilverSneakers is available at 17,000 gyms and fitness centers across the United States.1Continue reading “What is SilverSneakers?”

How to get part D Medicare prescription drug coverage

Medicare drug coverage helps pay for prescription drugs you need. Even if you don’t take prescription drugs now, you should consider getting Medicare drug coverage. Medicare drug coverage is optional and is offered to everyone with Medicare. If you decide not to get it when you’re first eligible, and you don’t have other creditable prescriptionContinue reading “How to get part D Medicare prescription drug coverage”

Medicare Explained

Medicare is our country’s health insurance program for people age 65 or older. Certain people younger than age 65 can qualify for Medicare too, including those with disabilities and those who have permanent kidney failure. The program helps with the cost of health care, but it does not cover all medical expenses or the costContinue reading “Medicare Explained”