How Does the Affordable Care Act Affect Seniors?

While the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law in 2010, there is still confusion, particularly in the senior community with how the healthcare law impacts Medicare coverage. Finding answers about the relationship between the ACA and Medicare is a smart way to ensure you make informed decisions about your healthcare now and in […]

What Is a Medicare Special Needs Plan and Who Qualifies?

Seniors suffering with a debilitating chronic health condition may be eligible to join a Medicare approved Special Needs Plan (SNP). An SNP provides additional benefits above and beyond Original Medicare, offering seniors with special care requirements the treatment and services they need. What is a Special Needs Plan and who qualifies? The following information can […]

How does Medicaid Help People With Low Income

An unexpected emergency, even regular medical care can cost thousands of dollars, leaving many people without the finances to get the care they deserve. How does Medicaid help people pay medical bills? A state and federally funded health insurance program, Medicaid is designed to help low-income adults, children, pregnant women and seniors get the medical […]