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Medigap with Guaranteed Issue

What does it mean to get Medigap with guaranteed issue? And when does this come into play? Here is one example: Medicare says that when people are required to change their Medicare Advantage plan because of a move, they can apply for a Medicare [...]
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Guaranteed Issue for Medigap

Seniors enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan who move to a new state (or sometimes another county), can get a Medicare supplement with “guaranteed issue”.  Medicare supplements are also knows as “Medigap” plans because [...]

2011 Medicare Advantage Changes

Six months ago I was predicting big changes for Arizona Medicare Advantage plans in 2011.  I was wrong.  There will be very few changes to most of the Arizona Medicare Advantage plans in 2011. Most HMO plans still have $0 premium.  Co-pays [...]