Medicare Beneficiaries, Listen Up!

Medicare Open Enrollment starts October 15th and runs through December 7th.

CAUTION

Fraud and identity thefts increase this time of year.  Be vigilant!

– PROTECT your Medicare number

– BE AWARE there are no “early bird” deals when enrolling in Medicare

– CHECK your Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) by visiting your Original Medicare claims on MyMedicare.gov

– REPORT any suspicious activity to 1-800-MEDICARE

Medicare Part A and B offer home health care coverage

In order to receive this offer you need:

  • Doctors Order & Certification of Medical Necessity
  • In need of homebound care
  • Access to a Medicare home health provider

What’s covered in Medicare home health care?

  • Skilled nursing care
  • Social services (counseling)
  • Equipment (wheelchair, walker)
  • Physical Therapy

About Alicia Gibbons

Alicia is a Senior Office Administrator in the Medigap industry and has 10 years experience. She is a one stop shop for answers, information and support for Medicare clients. When shes not writing you can find her in the garden.