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About MedicareME Staff

MedicareME is a resource dedicated to helping people navigate the complex Medicare Insurance system.

Original Medicare costs

Original Medicare is managed by the federal government and includes hospital and medical insurance.

Your rights and protections as a Medicare patient

All Medicare patients, regardless of their benefits, are entitled to rights and protections.

Authorities issue arrests for Medicare fraud

Federal law enforcement officials arrested 90 people May 13 on suspicion of Medicare fraud.

Filing a Medicare claim

Those enrolled in Original Medicare are not required to file their own claims for covered services as this is done by doctors and suppliers.

Medicare Advantage|

Seniors choosing top-rated Medicare plans

Medicare beneficiaries are signing up for top-rated Medicare Advantage plans now that the Affordable Care Act encourages the industry to offer high-quality benefits to seniors.

Medicare Advantage|

Medigap and travel

Beneficiaries often choose to go with a Medicare supplement plan, also known as Medigap, to help with some of the additional health care costs.

What is Medicare Part B?

When you elect to enroll in Medicare Part B, your health plan covers services and supplies that are considered medically necessary to treat a disease or condition.

Medicare Advantage|

Medicare readmissions continue to drop

A new report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) found that significant strides are being made in reducing Medicare patient readmissions to hospitals.

Medicare: Getting started

After years of hard work, you're reaching the point in life when you're eligible to enroll in Medicare.

What is a Medicare Summary Notice?

Beneficiaries with Original Medicare are issued a Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) every three months for their Parts A and B-covered services.