Lindsay is the Medicare expert for MedicareFAQ. She has been working in the Medicare industry since 2017. She is featured in many publications as well as writes regularly for other expert columns regarding Medicare. She has a passion for sharing her expertise so beneficiaries can be better prepared for healthcare costs after retirement. You can find her on YouTube where she has a featured channel about all things Medicare that helps beneficiaries stay educated on all their options.

Celebrating National Medicare Education Week

National Medicare Education Week

We celebrated National Medicare Education Week by giving beneficiaries important information to help them understand their options. Also, many resources are free to you as we approach the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP). We encourage you to view our educational videos and bookmark our AEP checklist; the knowledge we share will empower you and make AEP…

Does Medicare Cover Robotic Surgery

Medicare covers medically necessary services, robotic surgery is no exception. Since the FDA approves robotics, coverage may be available for some robotic surgery procedures. In some situations, the use of newer technology improved the patient’s overall outcomes following a surgical procedure. Including cases of robotic cardiac surgery, according to reports by The National Library of…

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What Does Medicare Cover for ALS Patients?

Medicare coverage for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is available. Individuals with ALS may receive health care benefits through Medicare. Patients with these chronic diseases may enroll in Medicare without any age restrictions. The 24-month period of disability before coverage starts doesn’t apply in these cases. Original Medicare Parts A and B provide beneficiaries with coverage…

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Does Medicare Cover Ostomy Supplies

Millions rely on Medicare to cover ostomy supplies. Without coverage, ostomy supplies may run anywhere from $300-$600 each month.  Medicare provides coverage for prosthetic devices, Durable Medical Equipment, orthotics, and supplies are also known as DMEPOS. Ostomy supplies are prosthetic devices under Medicare. Medicare Guidelines for Ostomy Supplies Part B pays for 80% of allowable…

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