Medicaid Debt Leads to Poor Health & Premature Death

May 01, 2024

According to a report posted by the Association of Health Care Journalists, U.S. consumers are more likely to have worse health status and higher rates of mortality when they have medical debt in collections. Read more here.

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Medicaid Unwinding SEP Extended

Apr 03, 2024

CMS has extended the Special Enrollment Period for individuals and families who lost Medicaid or CHIP coverage due to Medicaid unwinding. The new deadline has been extended to November 30, 2024. Please click here for more information.

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Ozempic Coverage

Mar 07, 2024

Ozempic Coverage: Please check out this Forbes article about Ozempic coverage under Medicare and other payment options available to older adults interested in trying it.

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What Is The Health Insurance Marketplace?

Feb 26, 2024

Check out this great article in Forbes Advisor explaining how the Health Insurance Marketplace works. 

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Medicare Advantage Enrollment Growth

Feb 01, 2024

Medicare Advantage Enrollment Growth: For the first time in Medicare’s history, more than half of all eligible people with Medicare, or 30.8 million people in 2023, are enrolled in private Medicare Advantage plans. Check out this article by KFF for more info.

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Free COVID Tests

Dec 15, 2023

Free Covid Tests: Don’t forget that you can order four free Covid tests. With the uptick in cases, this would be a good time to do so. Order here.

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Why use a local agent when looking at Medicare or Health Insurance options?

Nov 15, 2023

You cannot turn on the TV or open your computer without seeing dozens of celebrities or actors talking about some great benefits that you may be missing with your health coverage. You’re then directed to a call center, and that’s where things can go wrong. Read Article >>

What Should You Consider During the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period?

Oct 05, 2023

There’s still time…
The Medicare Annual Enrollment period runs from October 15 – December 7. This is a very important time of the year when you should review your Medicare plan and make changes where necessary. Read Article >>

Keep your Summer Sweet and Don’t Overheat

Aug 01, 2023

This year’s summer hot spell has hit record numbers. Extreme heat temperatures can be dangerous for everyone, young or old. Do not let the summer heat stop you from enjoying your summer. We are so busy trying to stay cool, that we forget the harshness of heat stress and...

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The Sun, Summer and Your Skin

Jul 01, 2023

As summer approaches we must remember, that as great as the sun feels on our skin, we need to remember the sun can produce harmful rays that can burn our skin. Although the spots and moles on our skin may be painless and small, they should not be ignored. You should always...

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5 Reasons To Get A Colonoscopy This Month

Mar 01, 2023

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. To help end the rising number of colon cancer diagnoses, we must start with prevention. Here are 5 reasons to schedule a colonoscopy this month.   5. Colorectal cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer-related...

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Time for a Life Insurance Checkup

Feb 15, 2023

Change is Constant in Life One thing that is a constant in life is change.  Our bodies change, our health changes, our income changes, our family size changes, our friends change, cars, homes and so much more. When it comes to your life insurance, your priorities and...

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