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New Medicare Benefit: Preventive Services to Reduce Obesity

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Tags: Medicare

Medicare is adding coverage for preventative services to reduce obesity among seniors.  "Obesity is a challenge faced by Americans of all ages, and prevention is crucial for the management and elimination of obesity in our country," said CMS Administrator Donald M. Berwick, MD. "It's important for Medicare patients to enjoy access to appropriate screening and preventive services."

 

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Medicare Open Enrollment Deadline Nears

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Tags: Longevity Alliance, Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, Medicare supplement

Dec. 7 is the last day of the Medicare open enrollment period so now is the time to shop and compare Medicare plans for 2012. Government officials urged seniors to act now. Those who want to change Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D Drug plans have until Dec. 7 to select a new plan. Then the window closes for most people to change plans until Oct. 15, 2012.

It's not Black Friday shopping or Cyber Monday shopping, but shopping and comparing Medicare plans during open enrollment can save you hundreds of dollars in health care costs in 2012.

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Pass the Turkey; Not the Elder Care Advice

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Tags: aging parents, long term care insurance

With the holidays quickly approaching, families will be gathering for food, fun and laughter. But in some households there will also be an increasing or new concern about the health of some members of the older generation.

That concern about the health and safety of an older family member brings stress for everyone. And, some feel that tackling the issue during holiday dinner is the right thing to do. Probably not, say the experts.

Be aware of changes in behavior and habits, but recognize that the family dinner table is not the right time to discuss long term care and assisted living and nursing home and memory loss - or whatever the concern might be.

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Compare Drug Costs, Not Just Premiums, for Medicare Drug Plans

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Tags: Medicare, Medicare Part D

Medicare beneficiaries may find their drug costs rising in 2012 because their Part D plan shifted more of the drug cost to the consumer, a new report warns. That is why it is very important to look beyond the premium to see which of your drugs are covered and how much you will pay when you are researching Medicare Part D drug plans.

The analysis of 2012 Part D drug plans found that those who face the highest risk of increased costs are patients with the most serious illnesses. The study was conducted by Avalere Health.

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Now is the Time to Shop and Compare Your Medicare Plan

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Tags: Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare health plans, open enrollment

Medicare beneficiaries know that Medicare open enrollment is ending earlier this year but many are not planning on shopping for a new Medicare plan.

That's a mistake since comparing plans can save money on health care costs,warns Longevity Alliance.

More than 9 in 10 (92%) of Medicare beneficiaries said they know that open enrollment ends Dec. 7. But just 12% say they plan on taking or have already taken advantage of the opportunity to change plans according to a national survey of U.S. adults age 65+ who were identified as Medicare beneficiaries.

 

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