Don’t make these Medicare mistakes

Don’t make these Medicare mistakes

Don’t make these Medicare mistakes More than 55 million older and disabled people depend on Medicare for their health needs. Many if not most of them will tell you, if asked, that Medicare should be an easy and affordable program but that it often is not. In doing the...
In-patient or not? Medicare requires hospitals to tell you

In-patient or not? Medicare requires hospitals to tell you

In-patient or not? Medicare requires hospitals to tell you By Mark Miller | CHICAGO You are in the hospital for tests after experiencing dizziness. You are nervous about what the tests will show, but at least you do not have to worry about hospital bills – you...
A (Costly) Medicare Surprise for Seniors

A (Costly) Medicare Surprise for Seniors

A (Costly) Medicare Surprise for Seniors Seniors, open your mail and read it carefully. What you don’t know can hurt you. A special Medicare provision that allows private health insurance companies to enroll individuals who become eligible for Medicare into...