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What Medicare Part A Covers

Medicare Part A, also called hospital insurance, is a part of Original Medicare that offers inpatient coverage. Most of the people who qualify for Medicare are automatically enrolled for Medicare Part A and can receive the plan premium-free. Those that have worked at least 40 quarters and paid Medicare payroll

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What parts of Medicare are mandatory?

Is Medicare optional or mandatory? At the most basic level, Medicare is not mandatory and so citizens do not have to sign up to receive the benefits associated with Medicare. Having said that, there are specific instances and situations under which Medicare does become a mandatory policy even if you

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How can I reduce my Medicare Premiums?

Understanding Where Medicare Premiums Come From When you first become eligible for Medicare at the age of 65 or through disability or illness, you may find yourself immediately wondering how much it is going to cost you – and with so many private providers offering you add-ons and supplement plans,

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Does Medicare Cover Palliative Care?

If you or someone you know faces a serious illness, you could benefit from palliative care. You can have this care at any stage in your illness. Palliative care might be part of end-of-life care, but it’s also an essential area of general patient care — whenever it’s needed. Let’s

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Does Medicare Cover Back Surgeries?

If you have a back injury, your doctor may recommend a treatment plan that includes physical therapy or medication. Sometimes the condition is severe enough to require surgery, or you may choose surgery after undergoing other unsuccessful treatments. In that case, you want a Medicare plan that will cover the

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