Forbes November 22, 2021
Sara Zeff Geber, PhD

We are now just past the midpoint in the Medicare open enrollment period. One online health insurance consolidator, eHealth, has compiled some interesting trends in how this year’s Medicare enrollment is shaping up. 

If you are a newbie to Medicare, you may be still learning about all its various pieces and parts. Medicare consists of Part A, which covers hospital insurance, and Part B, which covers medical providers’ services, outpatient care, and more.  Currently, both of these are available to people over 65, younger people with disabilities, and people with end-stage renal disease. These represent the “basic” plan and neither Part A nor Part B cover 100% of the charges you are responsible for, whether you receive services within a hospital or...

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Topics: CMS, Govt Agencies, Insurance, Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Patient / Consumer, Provider, Survey / Study, Trends
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