The State of Medicare: How Portable Is Your Coverage?

The State of Medicare: How Portable Is Your Coverage? Medicare coverage is a health insurance program meant to help individuals 65 and older receive health coverage. It is also designed to help those receiving disability benefits and those suffering from End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Whether medical, hospital or other health costs, Medicare is an …

Navigating Long-Term Care: Understanding Medicare’s Role in Assisted Living

Navigating Long-Term Care: Understanding Medicare’s Role in Assisted Living Assisted living is a valuable resource for aging adults. As we age, it becomes more difficult to take care of our day-to-day needs independently. Assisted living facilities provide caring, compassionate services to those who need them most. Most seniors can afford long-term care only by relying …

Step-by-Step Guide: How to Check Your Medicare Application Status Online

How to Check Your Medicare Application Status Online If you recently applied for Medicare, you will have received a letter informing you that the application is being processed. Of course, you may have questions or want to check on the status of your application. Fortunately, the digital age has made this more accessible than ever, …

Navigating Medicare: What You Need to Know About Out-of-Network Coverage

Navigating Medicare: What You Need to Know About Out-of-Network Coverage Medicare coverage is a critical part of many American’s lives. It helps cover medical costs for seniors, those with disabilities, and more. Of course, learning to navigate Medicare and its coverage is essential for those who have it. A significant part of understanding Medicare is …

How to contact Medicare

We at Insurance Professionals of Arizona get a lot of calls from senior citizens who are simply trying to get in touch with the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Does Medicare cover Varicose Vein treatment?

Varicose veins are one of the most common ailments affecting older Americans today. Roughly 40 percent of men and 70 percent of women have some form of varicose veins by age 60.

Medicare Part D: A Primer

If you are a senior citizen that is looking to enroll in Medicare or change Medicare plans, and you are in need of coverage for prescription medications, you are going to want to familiarize yourself with Medicare Part D.

Medicare Part C: A Primer on Medicare Advantage

Medicare Part C: a Primer on Medicare Advantage If you are a senior citizen and Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) does not give you the coverage you need, you may be interested in a Medicare Advantage policy - otherwise known as Medicare Part C. Medicare Advantage is a comprehensive health insurance plan that …