Generic Drug Prices Going Up

Dr David Belk writes an interesting blog, TrueCostofHealthcare.org.  He has recently written about generic drug prices going up over the past year.   He writes: Nearly half of the generic listings surveyed (607 in total) went up in price- [...]

Turning 65 and Medicare

If you’re turning 65 and Medicare is on your to-do list, here is what you need to know: How you enroll in Medicare depends on your current situation related to Social Security. 1) If you are receiving Social Security payments, you will [...]

Who is enrolling in Medicare Advantage?

An article in Kaiser Health News says: The majority of people who signed up for Medicare Advantage plans in recent years were switching out of the traditional Medicare program, according to a recent study. The findings contradict the popular [...]

New Advantage Plan New Referrals

I got a call Friday evening from a very upset client who said her doctor’s office told her they were having problems with her new Medicare Advantage plan.  The doctor’s staff said they could not get through to the plan to verify [...]