Eye Health – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources

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Jan 28
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

Nursing Home Stays – Medicare and Medicaid Facts and Resources

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Jan 16
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

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

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Dec 04
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.  

Client Resources: Dealing With the Loss of a Loved One

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Nov 30
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,

CVS, Aetna win final state approval for their merger, expect deal to close in the next few days

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Nov 27
Article from the CNBC site 11/29/2018. Read the original article here.    CVS, Aetna win final state approval for their merger, expect deal to close in the next few days   CVS Health and Aetna have received the final state approval they need to complete their roughly $69 billion merger.