Dental Health – Medicare, VA and Medicaid Resources

talkingMEDICARE; News to Use for Agents in the Senior Market   Proper Dental Coverage Helps Insure Better Health! As a senior there are many dental insurance coverage options. It important to consider in-network providers, types of services covered, deductibles and co-pays.   Why Oral Health Is Vital to Overall Good Health […]

Published by Amanda Griffin on February 11, 2019

Eye Health – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources

Eye Health – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources talkingMEDICARE; News to Use for Agents in the Senior Market   The most common eye diseases and conditions that affect older adults include age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cataract, diabetic retinopathy, dry eye, glaucoma, and low vision. Many of these diseases and conditions […]

Published by Amanda Griffin on January 28, 2019

Nursing Home Stays – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources

Nursing Home Stays – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources talkingMEDICARE; News to Use for Agents in the Senior Market   The most significant difference between Medicare and Medicaid when it comes to nursing home coverage is that Medicaid covers nursing home care, while Medicare, largely, does not.  Medicare Part A […]

Published by Amanda Griffin on January 16, 2019

Divestiture of Aetna’s Standalone Medicare Part D Plans to WellCare

Silverscript & Aetna Acquitistion: Individual Medicare Sales Agent FAQ’s   When will this change take effect? Aetna signed an agreement to divest all of Aetna’s standalone Medicare Part D business to a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WellCare). The agreement is subject to take effect January 1, 2019.   […]

Published by Amanda Griffin on December 4, 2018

Client Resources: Dealing With the Loss of a Loved One

Client Resources: Dealing With the Loss of a Loved One talkingMEDICARE; News to Use for Agents in the Senior Market   Step 1 for the client: If your loved one received Medicare, Social Security will inform Medicare of the death. If the deceased had been enrolled in Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage, […]

Published by Amanda Griffin on November 30, 2018