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Select Medigap Policies for Corinth & Alcorn County Mississippi

By |2018-07-03T18:21:34+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Company News, Medicare|

There is a type of Medigap policy that has a network discount feature called a Select Medigap  policy.   There are 2 Select Plans in available in Alcorn County, plus 11 different standard Medigap policies. More than 60 companies offering Medigap policies in Alcorn County. Select plans have a lower premium, because a hospital has [...]

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7 Reasons Military Veterans Should Consider the Insurance Industry After Service

By |2018-04-30T00:09:09+00:00April 30th, 2018|Medicare|

Transitioning from the military can bring on a lot of uncertainty, not just for the Veteran but for his or her spouse as well. Typically there are several potential employers who look to hire Veterans, and I do recommend starting there. It is always best to have an income ready to start when you are [...]

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How We Find the Best Medicare Supplement Plans For Our Customers!

By |2018-02-05T23:57:58+00:00September 29th, 2017|Company News, Medicare, Medicare Part D|

Other than the copious amounts of "ums" and "ughs" I said in this video, the key takeaway is that we are able to shop all companies, in any zip code, under various sets of criteria. This is something that a lot of so called "brokers" don't have access to. [...]

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Hospital Inpatient vs Observation Status

By |2018-01-09T05:47:56+00:00May 30th, 2016|Medicare|

The Two-Midnight Rule: Inpatient vs Observation Status In 2013, CMS (Medicare) promulgated the “Two-Midnight Rule", a controversial rule that costs Mississippi's Medicare beneficiaries a lot of money.  This rule established time rather than medical conditions as a determining factor for whether or not a person should be admitted as an inpatient. It gives [...]

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Medicare Supplement FAQs Answered

By |2018-01-09T05:47:56+00:00May 25th, 2016|Medicare|

Frequently asked questions about Medicare Supplements Will my doctor accept my Medicare supplement? Yes any doctor that accepts Medicare will accept any standardized Medicare supplement plan. Will my doctor accept a Medicare Advantage Plan? Maybe and maybe not. Medicare Advantage plans have networks. Some doctors elect not to participate and may not [...]

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Choosing A Medigap Plan: F, G, N, & L

By |2015-10-21T06:45:52+00:00October 11th, 2015|Medicare|

Medicare supplement insurance plans , also known as Medigap, are standardized Insurance plans specifically designed to work with Original or "Traditional" Medicare. Choosing your Medigap plans help you customize your Medicare plan. You can choose the Medigap and Part D prescription plan that best fits your needs and your budget. Being able to customize your plan is an [...]

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Mississippi Medicare Part D For 2016

By |2018-01-09T05:47:56+00:00October 11th, 2015|Medicare|

Each year Medicare Part D plan sponsors make changes to the plan premiums, copays, tier rankings and formularies. There may also be changes in quantity limits and step therapy requirements. You should receive a letter from your plan informing you of the changes for the coming year. If you are not sure of what to [...]

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Traditional Medicare or Medicare Advantage

By |2016-04-01T14:29:09+00:00October 11th, 2015|Medicare|

Traditional Medicare is a fee for service health insurance plan for people over 65 and with certain disabilities. Fee for service means the health care provider is paid a fee for the healthcare service. Traditional Medicare allows you to use any doctor or hospital that accepts Medicare. There are deductibles, copays and the 20% which [...]

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