If you have Medicare, you have rights. You have the right to receive medical care, services, procedures and items that are medically necessary. Should Medicare deny coverage for anything that you or a physician feels is medically necessary, there is an appeals process. It’s a fairly quick and painless procedure, and 80%-90% of those appealing … [Read more...] about When They Say No – Appealing Medicare Decisions
Since the 2010 Health Care Reform legislation offered over 1,000 pages of changes to health care and coverage, we continue to highlight the portions of this legislation that affect senior citizens. In particular, Health Care Reform provided a fix to eliminate a ‘donut’ hole in the coverage of Medicare Part D, which is Medicare’s prescription drug … [Read more...] about Do you Qualify for a $250 Medicare Rebate?