Jagger Esch is the President & CEO of Elite Insurance Partners. He's become one of the youngest industry leaders in Medicare today. Jagger is an active contributor to multiple publications and provides unique insights to help educate others.

Full Retirement Age

When it comes to full retirement age and receiving Social Security Income, beneficiaries choose what age to receive retirement income. This decision requires research because it directly impacts SSI income. Beneficiaries have three choices for collecting retirement benefits: Decide to collect early Collect at full retirement age Delay retirement to increasing monthly benefit (if eligible)…

CMS Finalizes “Pathways to Success”

CMS recently made changes to Medicare’s Accountable Care Organization program by adding Pathways to Success. The program, “Pathways to Success,” is going to encourage provider participation, minimize costs, and keep healthcare quality high. It’s going to save $2.9 billion over a ten-year period. The new program reflects the desire to build a value system that…

Medicare for all

Medicare for All

Medicare for all would mean a single-payer health plan for all, run by the government. Currently, Medicare is a federal program that provides health coverage to those 65 years and older. Medicare For All-Pros and Cons The biggest benefit to Medicare for all is that the government covers the expense for healthcare while ensuring doctors provide…