What questions should I consider when choosing a Medicare Health Plan?
Before you select a plan, carefully consider the following questions:
What is Medicare Part D drug benefit?
As of January 1, 2006, anyone entitled to Medicare Part A or enrolled in Medicare Part B, regardless of income, was able to take advantage of the prescription drug benefit. This benefit is designed to help Medicare beneficiaries handle the rising cost of drugs and give them easier access to prescription medications.
What type of information can I expect to receive from Medicare about the MAPD, and what are the enrollment dates?
Here’s a quick review of the key dates and deadlines for the upcoming enrollment dates:
What is Cost-Sharing?
Cost-sharing occurs when patients pay for a portion of health care costs not covered by health insurance. Examples include copays (any fixed “copayment” amount that a plan requires when a specific service or drug is received), deductibles (any deductible amount a plan may impose before services or drugs are covered) and coinsurance (any “coinsurance” amount, a percentage of the total amount paid for a service or drug, that a plan requires when a specific service or drug is received .
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