Understand Medicare

Everyone seems to know that when you turn 65 you qualify for Medicare.
But fewer people seem to know exactly what needs to be done about it.

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Understanding Medicare

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If you have any questions at all, or would like to set up a time to talk, consultations are FREE and there is no obligation to purchase.

What is Medicare?

Medicare is a federal health insurance program for people 65 and older and certain younger people with disabilities and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD).

Medicare Parts: 4+

Parts A and B are considered Original Medicare. Part A is free and Part B has a monthly premium ($104.90 in 2013) which is either deducted from your Social Security check or paid quarterly if not collecting Social Security.

Part A covers hospital benefits and Part B covers physician services, inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services and supplies, physical and speech therapy, diagnostic tests and durable medical equipment.

Official Name Commonly Called Cost /
Part A Original Free Hospital care
Part B Original Deducted from SSA check Medically-necessary and/or preventive services
Part C Advantage Commercially available Parts A & B provided by a private insurer
Part D Prescription Drugs Optional extra with Part C Prescription drugs
Supplement Medigap Commercially available Uncovered expenses, e.g., copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles

Learn more about Supplemental Plans.

To learn more about Medicare in general, we suggest MedicareMadeClear.com or simply contact us.


Wish to get in touch? We’d love to work with you.

The Medicare Plan Store
5643 Cheviot Road, Suite 3
Cincinnati, OH 45247

(513) 451-8131

Fax: (513) 451-0094

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