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Apr 01, 2021

Going electronic is easy with Medicare online resources

Earth Day, celebrated on April 22, is a great time to think about ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Medicare’s online resources make reducing your use of paper easier.   Switch to the electronic…
Mar 03, 2021

Prevent Medicare fraud — become an informed Medicare consumer

Each day, you make important choices about your finances, health, privacy, and more. It's National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), a time that non-profit…
Mar 01, 2021

How to file an appeal if your Medicare Advantage Plan doesn’t cover an item or service

If you have a Medicare Advantage Plan, you know it covers a lot of items and services, like prescription drugs, diabetic test supplies, cardiovascular screenings…
Mar 01, 2021

Don’t wait: Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment ends March 31

Did you know that if you’re unhappy with your Medicare Advantage Plan (Medicare Part C), you have options? Each year, there’s a Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period from January 1 – March 31.…