Individuals that are 65 and older, have certain disabilities or have permanent kidney failure can usually obtain health insurance coverage through Medicare.
It's important to know the different parts of Medicare coverage, your Medicare rights and protections, and how to find the right plans to reduce your Medicare out of pocket costs.
For those individuals with limited income or suffer from chronic conditions, the government provides assistance to Medicare benificiaries in need.
With many Medicare Plan Options available, it can be difficult to find the right health plan for your medical needs.
At HealthPocket, we provide you the tools to help you find the right Medicare plan in order to minimize your out of pocket Medicare costs.
HealthPocket found that most Medicare drug plan formularies covered the top 10 drugs but many of these drugs came with high out-of-pocket costs.
HealthPocket looked at premiums and out-of-pocket limits for highly rated Medicare Advantage plans and compared them to all plans. Our findings can help consumers identify how cost and quality interact.
HealthPocket compared 2014 Medicare Advantage plan data between rural and non-rural residents and found a more challenging situation in rural areas.
With the annual enrollment period for Medicare’s drug plans coming to a close, I decided to examine the drug plans’ coverage of the top 10 drugs in the U.S. (as ranked by dollar sales in Q3 2013). Happily I discovered that the top 10 drugs were covered by the majority of the formularies for the […]
With Thanksgiving approaching, I thought I’d share a few things in the healthcare market for which I am thankful: Every year more healthcare data is made public and this liberation of data, in turn, encourages more entrepreneurs and visionaries to develop innovative technology to benefit consumer health People across the ideological and political spectrum are […]