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The Pros and Cons of Telehealth Virtual Healthcare Visits

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Apr 20, 2022

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The Pros and Cons of Telehealth Virtual Healthcare Visits

Discover the benefits and limitations of virtual telehealth healthcare visits for people 65 years and older.

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Does Medicare Cover a Second Opinion?

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Jan 5, 2022

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Does Medicare Cover a Second Opinion?

Does Medicare Cover a Second Opinion? If your physician has just told you that you need surgery, you might feel a bit overwhelmed. But if your surgery isn’t an emergency, you should take the time to get a second opinion from another doctor before deciding to go ahead with the procedure.  If you need emergency […]

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Medicare Explained: Does My Doctor Accept Medicare?

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Medicare Explained: Does My Doctor Accept Medicare?

Choosing your doctor is one of the most important parts of healthcare. Learn how to find a primary care doctor who accepts your Medicare plan near you.

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What to do if your MA plan doesn’t cover care in your preferred hospital

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Sep 12, 2021

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What to do if your MA plan doesn’t cover care in your preferred hospital You may prefer to receive care from a particular hospital because of its reputation, your experience, or its proximity to your home. But, you may be disappointed to learn that it’s not included in your Medicare Advantage (MA) plan’s network of […]

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What to do if your preferred doctor isn’t in your Medicare plan’s network

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Sep 8, 2021

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What to do if your preferred doctor isn’t in your Medicare plan’s network After building a relationship with a doctor who understands your medical needs and health history, you may not want to start all over with a new physician. If your Medicare Advantage (MA) plan’s network doesn’t include your preferred doctor, or if your […]

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How Medicare Advantage plans can help you see specialist without a referral

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Sep 8, 2021

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How Medicare Advantage plans can help you see specialists without a referral Many Medicare Advantage (MA) plans require you to visit your primary care physician (PCP) for a referral before seeing a specialist. If you’ve had to see specialists and have been frustrated by the process of getting your visits approved, you may consider switching […]

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Find Out If Your Doctor Accepts Medicare Advantage

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Aug 31, 2021

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Find Out If Your Doctor Accepts Medicare Advantage

Find Out If Your Doctor Accepts Medicare Advantage One of the most important parts of your healthcare is choosing your doctor. Everyone wants to see a doctor that understands their needs and doesn’t cost an arm and a leg. But not all doctors accept Medicare. So, how do you navigate finding a primary care physician […]

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Does Medicare Require a Referral to See a Specialist?

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Oct 20, 2020

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Does Medicare Require a Referral to See a Specialist?

Does Medicare Require a Referral to See a Specialist? Your primary care physician can help you with most of your healthcare needs, but you might need a specialist for some of your medical conditions. Knowing when it’s time to visit a specialist and whether or not your Medicare insurance will require you to have a […]

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Referrals and specialists

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May 4, 2020

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Referrals and specialists

Referrals and specialists A primary care physician can help detect, diagnose and treat a wide range of illnesses and injuries, but if you have symptoms related to a specific field of medicine, or if you’re diagnosed with a specific disease, your doctor may recommend you visit a specialist. Specialists have extensive training and devote their […]

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Choosing your own doctor

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May 4, 2020

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Choosing your own doctor

Choosing your own doctor The doctor-patient relationship is important. If you’ve built a rapport with a specific physician over time or are in the midst of treatment for a chronic illness, the idea of changing doctors could be stressful. Getting Medicare insurance for the first time may mean having to switch doctors, but you may […]

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