At ApexHealth, we want to help you learn how Medicare works. We're often asked what to do about Medicare when you are on someone else's insurance. Here's more information.
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If you plan on working past 65, you're definitely not alone! Just make sure you keep healthcare coverage and important Medicare dates in mind. The ApexHealth team doesn't want you to get overwhelmed with all the details, so we'd like to help point you in the right direction.
Taking care of your eyes is an important part of taking care of your overall health. During Healthy Vision Month, we want to share ways to take care of your eyes (and how Medicare can cover your vision care) so you can continue to live life boldly all year-round.
May is National Osteoporosis Month – a good time to spread awareness of osteoporosis, a condition that weakens the bones. Let's discuss more about osteoporosis and how Medicare can help you pay for screenings and treatment.
Waiting too long to get Medicare Part D coverage may cost you a monthly late enrollment penalty on top of your monthly premium. No one wants to pay a late enrollment penalty, especially when it can be avoided! Here's how to avoid it.
At ApexHealth, we want to make sure you know important details about Medicare to make sure you get the coverage you need without being hit with enrollment penalties. Here are some questions and answers about Medicare Part B enrollment that we think you'll find helpful.
Did you know that you're eligible for what's known as a "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit during the first 12 months of enrolling in Part B? Did you also know once you've had Medicare Part B for longer than 12 months, you may be eligible for an annual wellness visit?
Unfortunately, Original Medicare and Medicare Part D do not pay for OTC drugs. However, Medicare Advantage plans can offer OTC allowances for members so that they can purchase certain medications, first aid supplies, vitamins and other health and wellness products that you may need.
At ApexHealth, we want to help you learn how Medicare works, when to sign up and more. This includes staying on top of the Medicare timeline because it can help you plan ahead and avoid paying late enrollment penalties.
We've received a lot of questions from military retirees related to Medicare, Medicare Advantage and TRICARE, so we decided to provide some information we hope you'll find helpful.