MY MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PLAN – THE GOOD OLD DAYS

When I was first eligible for Medicare I signed up for a Medicare Advantage Plan……what a great deal! The coverage was comparable to private insurance plans and it even had wonderful drug coverage. We at Crown Care recommend annual review of Medicare plans to see if coverage is the same or better.  This recommendation is … More MY MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PLAN – THE GOOD OLD DAYS

IS IT TOO LATE TO CHANGE MY MEDICARE PLAN SELECTION?

Even though open enrollment ended Dec 7, 2016,  you may be able to change. Between January 1–February 14, if you’re in a Medicare Advantage Plan, you can leave your plan and switch to Original Medicare. If you switch to Original Medicare during this period, you will have until February 14 to also join a Medicare … More IS IT TOO LATE TO CHANGE MY MEDICARE PLAN SELECTION?

Patient Advocates help Navigate the Health Care System

A patient’s daughter writes “Last year, my 84 year old dad fell and sustained a spinal cord injury and wound up bedridden in a nursing home.  My siblings and I all live on the mainland and were going crazy trying to keep up with coordinating Dad’s appointments, interpreting the medical terminology, and interfacing with the … More Patient Advocates help Navigate the Health Care System