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Medicare Advantage Plans vs Medicare Cost Plans

Medicare Advantage Plans vs Medicare Cost Plans is something many adults are trying to understand. Across the nation, seniors 65+ receive healthcare coverage through the nation’s federally funded health care insurance program known as Original Medicare. Individuals receiving Social Security benefits may have automatic enrollment in both parts. Although, the program may not cover the…

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How Medicare Works with Retiree Insurance

Medicare can work with Retiree insurance; however, every situation varies. Many ask; “How does Medicare work with Retiree Insurance?” Retiree coverage is different from employer coverage. Some Retiree plans complement Medicare, where others mimic coverage. Retiree Health Insurance and Medicare Medicare is primary and the retirement plan is secondary. Retiree coverage varies; so, the only…

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Medicare Coverage for Speech-Language Pathology Services

Medicare Coverage for Speech-Language Pathology Services is something many seniors need. About 7 million people across the country suffer from some type of language impairment according to estimates from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. Language disorders in adults may be the result of another health condition(s) or stroke. Head injuries and…

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Medicare Coverage for Physical Therapy

Medicare coverage for physical therapy is available for medically necessary reasons. The American Physical Therapy Association classifies physical therapists as credible healthcare providers. Offering care to help patients regain normal physical movement and ability. Services also prevent future impairments, disabilities, diseases, and other conditions. Medicare Coverage for Physical Therapy Benefits Primary doctors often prescribe physical…

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