Category: Medicare

What is Medicare Part D?

Did you know Medicare’s prescription drug program began on January 1, 2006? This program known as Medicare Part D provides limited financial assistance with drug expenses to persons enrolled under Medicare Part A or Part B who pay the additional Part D premium to a private company. These prescription drug plans offered pursuant to Medicare… Read more »

Just What is Medigap?

“Medigap” is the term used to describe the supplemental insurance policy a person who otherwise qualifies for Medicare coverage should purchase to pay for the health care costs, deductibles and co-pay amounts not provided by Medicare. This policy is important for Medicare recipients who rely on traditional Medicare coverage Part A and Part B.  The… Read more »