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Insurance Considerations for Short Term Rehab

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Nov 29, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Has your healthcare team suggested that a stay in a short term rehab facility would be the best next step in your care after hospital discharge? If so, you likely have questions about the financial aspects of getting the care you need, and those questions are best dealt with before your admission to prevent unpleasant surprises later. Here, we'll outline what you need to know in terms of insurance considerations for short term rehab.

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Topics: Paying for Care, Short Term Rehab

Do You Need MediGap Insurance? What It Is And Who Can Benefit

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Jan 15, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Seniors who are enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B will find that there are medical costs that are not covered by these plans and must be paid out of pocket.

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Topics: Paying for Care

Understanding Health Benefits: An Overview of Government Healthcare

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Nov 13, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Attempting to understand government healthcare often brings about confusion and stress, especially for those who are unfamiliar with the different kinds of federal medical coverage available. One of the most important things to know when it comes to understanding health benefits from the government is what separates the various plans that are available.

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Topics: Paying for Care

Determining What Medicare Plans are Right for You

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Sep 13, 2014 8:30:00 AM

Medicare is a federal government administered "social insurance" program that's been in existence since 1966. If you are 65 years of age or older, and you've worked and paid into the system, you are eligible for Medicare.

Enrolling in Medicare for the first time

When you enroll in Medicare for the first time, you are automatically enrolled in traditional Medicare, the original program first established in 1966. However, this isn't the best fit for everyone; understanding health benefits of specific plans will help you choose the right one based upon your particular needs.

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Topics: Paying for Care