New Medigap Options

As of June 1st 2010 some comprehensive changes to Medigap Health Insurance that were enacted in 2009 by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) was put to action. Medigap Plans, also known as Supplemental Medicare Insurance were planned to … Continue reading

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The incorrect Way to trim down Rehospitalizations

The costs of avoidable hospitalizations are huge. In March 2010, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission reported that in 2005, “potentially avoidable readmissions cost the [Medicare] program more than $12 billion” and that “In 2007, more than 18 percent of skilled … Continue reading

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