Learn about your Medicare hospice benefits. Trained caregivers provide hospice home care for physical & emotional needs. November is hospice month.
Save time, tax dollars & get your next “Medicare & You” handbook sent electronically. Make switch & help environment by going paperless.
Get depression screening if experiencing sadness, hopelessness, difficulty concentrating, more. Take care of your mental health.
Get screened for breast cancer with annual mammogram, covered by Medicare. Lower breast cancer risk with exercise & healthy weight.
Need Medicare coverage for ESRD? Sign up for Medicare Advantage (Part C) new option during OE (10/15-12/7/20) for those with ESRD.
Medicare Open Enrollment runs from October 15 to December 7, but you can get an early look at next year’s health plans and prescription drug plans starting on October 1.
You can enroll in Medicare plans from October 15 - December 7. Get 5 tips to prepare for Medicare's Open Enrollment.
Make sure you have creditable prescription drug coverage to avoid Part D late enrollment penalty.
Each year, over 22,000 women in the U.S. get ovarian cancer. It’s the fifth leading cause of cancer death among U.S. women. Early diagnosis is the key to survival, and the key to early diagnosis is recognizing the symptoms of ovarian cancer: ◾Bloating ◾Pelvic or abdominal pain ◾Trouble eating or feeling full quickly ◾Urgency or […]
Did you know that about 1 million Americans go to the hospital with pneumonia every year? Pneumonia is a lung infection caused by pneumococcal disease, which can also cause blood infections and meningitis. The bacteria that causes pneumococcal disease spreads by direct person-to-person contact. There’s a vaccine to help prevent pneumonia, but only 67% of […]
Did you know viral hepatitis, an inflammation of the liver, causes more than one million deaths per year worldwide? It’s about as many deaths as caused by tuberculosis and HIV combined. Fortunately, Medicare can help keep you protected from Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C, the most common types of viral hepatitis in the United States. […]
Did you know that 1 in 7 of the more than 1.1 million Americans living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) don’t know they have it? Getting medical care, support, and maintaining safe behaviors can help improve the health and lives of people living with HIV. Medicare can help. Medicare covers HIV screenings for people with […]
If you’re travelling abroad, there’s a lot to do before you leave. There are suitcases to pack, an itinerary to plan, and perhaps a passport to renew. We want you to have a fun, relaxing trip—so don’t forget to include health coverage on your to-do list. If you have Original Medicare, Medicare covers your health […]
Are you the type of guy who puts off doing a task and later wishes he’d just done it? Do you think that if you don’t feel ill, then everything must be fine? If you’re a man with Medicare, now’s the time to talk with your doctor about whether you should get screened for prostate […]