Medicare Coverage for COVID Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccination distribution is slowly but surely making its way across the country, beginning with priority groups, which includes older adults 75 and over, and in some states, it’s opened up to those 65 and older.    Both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines have been proven to be highly effective in preventing illness from the coronavirus.Continue reading “Medicare Coverage for COVID Vaccine”

Medicare and Diabetes

Approximately 25 percent of Americans over the age of 60 have diabetes—diagnosed and undiagnosed. The disease can disproportionately affect older patients because of lifelong eating and lifestyle habits that make them more susceptible to developing abnormally high blood glucose levels. In fact, one in every three Medicare beneficiaries has diabetes and over 3 million ofContinue reading “Medicare and Diabetes”

What Is A Medicare Savings Program And How Do You Qualify?

If you are currently looking into applying for Medicare or are already utilizing Medicare benefits, chances are, you have heard the term Medicare Savings Program thrown around. But, what is a Medicare Savings Program? And, more importantly, how do you qualify for one of the various Medicare Savings Programs? Keep reading to find out theContinue reading “What Is A Medicare Savings Program And How Do You Qualify?”