Tag: Medicare Advantage

Medicare Eligibility (Parts A and B)

Medicare eligibility can be confusing for those who are not 65 and older. Those who are 65 and above are eligible due to age and can enroll during certain enrollment periods. If you are under the age of 65 you can access Medicare parts A and B under the following circumstances. You have Lou Gehrig’s Disease. (ALS) You have End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) You have been receiving Social Security Disability for 24 months. Other possible

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Processing Error Threatens Seniors Medicare Coverage

Seniors May Need To Pay Back Medicare Premiums Kaiser Health News reported yesterday that a processing error at the Social Security Administration is causing major problems for about 250,000 Medicare Consumers. According to the article, the error occurred in January. The problem is that the premiums for some Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Medicare Part C and D) were not withheld from the Social Security Checks. The Social Security Administration (SSA) said that

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