Tag Archives: Medicare Part B

Medicare’s basic monthly premium for 2012

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared that Medicare Part B premiums in 2012 will be less than previous projections and the Part B deductible will reduce by $22. While the Medicare Trustees expected monthly premiums would … Continue reading

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Medicare coverage of glaucoma Screening

Glaucoma is a disease mostly associated with optic nerve damage and visual field changes. Though anyone can develop glaucoma, there are risk factors that may increase an individual’s chances of developing glaucoma. These risk factors may be age, race, family … Continue reading

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2012 Changes And The Impact On Medicare Plans

Medicare has just announced there changes to Medicare deductibles,copay and premiums for 2012.The changes benefit Medicare Beneficiary’s. Medicare Part B deductible has been lowered from $162 to $140.This increases the value of 2 popular Medicare Supplement Plans,or Medigap Plans G … Continue reading

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Medicare Part A & B/Original Medicare

What Is Medicare Part A: Inpatient Coverage There are two parts to Original Medicare coverage. Medicare Part A is the insurance that covers all forms of inpatient care. This includes hospitalization, skilled nursing and home healthcare. Medicare Part A will … Continue reading

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