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Getting Ready for 2019 Medicare Open Enrollment

The annual Medicare Open Enrollment Period (OEP) begins October 15. You’ll have the opportunity to sign up for Medicare or change the plan you already have. As you prepare to take advantage of the OEP, information is your most valuable resource. Here’s a look at what’s changing and where you can turn for guidance. What’s […]

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A Second Chance to Switch Medicare Advantage Plans

A new opportunity to switch Medicare Advantage/Part C plans is happening right now. The annual Medicare[...]

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What’s New for Medicare in 2019

Medicare changes every year. Here’s what you should expect in 2019.

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How to Choose a Medicare Plan During the Open Enrollment Period

Choosing a Medicare plan is an important, but difficult decision. During Medicare Open Enrollment (October 15-December 7), use the 4Cs of Medicare – Coverage, Cost, Convenience, and Customer Service – to assess the quality of your current plan and, if needed, find a new one that better fits your needs.

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How to Use Veterans Benefits with Medicare

If you are a veteran or family member of a veteran, you should know how Medicare works in conjunction with your existing veteran health coverage.

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New Medicare Cards: 5 Things You Need to Know Before They Arrive

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has started sending new Medicare cards to beneficiaries. Find out what you need to know.

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4 Ways to Prevent Heart Disease Using Medicare

The number 1 cause of death for people age 65 and older in the United States is heart disease. Review this list of easy-to-do practices to reduce your risk and live a long and healthy life.

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