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      Supplemental Home Health Benefits Now Permitted in Medicare Advantage Plans

      Starting in 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) granted Medicare Advantage plans more flexibility to cover...


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      Tags: Medicare

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      Surprising Things Senior Health Insurance Doesn’t Cover

      Most seniors may think that their Medicare A or B plus covers every Medicare-approved service or treatment. Unfortunately, some...


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      Tags: Medicare, Finances

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      Getting Medicare to Cover Your Caregiver Costs in 2019

      The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that in 2019 non-skilled home care will be included as a...


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      Tags: Medicare, Home Care

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      When Does Medicare Pay for Skilled Rehab for Seniors?

      Seniors are able to receive skilled rehabilitation services through Medicare, but there are certain requirements that must be...


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      Tags: Medicare, Rehabilitation

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      What You Need to Know About Medicare & Long-Term Care

      Long-term care is likely the furthest thought from your mind right now. You could have years comfortably living in your home,...


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      Tags: Long-Term Care, Medicare

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      Understanding Each Part of Medicare

      Almost everyone approaching retirement age has some knowledge about medicare benefits, but far too many people aren't aware of...


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      Tags: Medicare