you can still enroll in Medicare Advantage if you get VA benefits

Why Do I Need a Medicare Advantage Plan if I Get VA Benefits?

Veteran’s Administration healthcare coverage is quite different from Medicare and the coverage benefits may vary over time, but you can still enroll in Medicare or Medicare Advantage even if you receive VA benefits. Both plans don’t affect each other but will work together to cover important healthcare costs. VA Benefits Veteran’s Benefits are received by …

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2021 Medicare Costs

In Idaho Falls, ID, there are roughly over 8,000 seniors. 31% of these seniors have a Medicare Part C, or Medicare Advantage Plan, while 24% have Original Medicare with a Medicare Supplement Plan. This means about 45% of seniors may not be insured and could potentially face costly coverage gaps. That’s why to get the …

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see if you qualify for a special enrollment period

How Do You Qualify for a Special Enrollment Period?

In certain situations, Medicare beneficiaries are allowed to sign up for Medicare outside of their normal Medicare enrollment periods due to mitigating situations. The Medicare beneficiaries that qualify for the Special Enrollment Period (SEP) can sign up for a Medicare plan outside of their standard enrollment period.  Here are the things you need to know …

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tiers are how Medicare Part D plans are organized by price

What Are the Medicare Part D tiers?

Medicare Part D is the prescription drug coverage available to Medicare beneficiaries that have already enrolled for Medicare Part A and Part B (Original Medicare). Medicare Part D has two prescription drugs in the generally prescribed categories. Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) plans with prescription drug coverage and standalone Medicare Part D prescription drug plans …

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