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Your Senior Insurance Expert with Mark Jewell. This Series: Why you should shop and compare your Medicare Advantage or stand alone drug plan each and every year.

Your Senior Insurance Expert with Mark Jewell. This Series: Why you should shop and compare your Medicare Advantage or stand alone drug plan each and every year.
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Your Senior Insurance Expert with Mark Jewell. This Series: Why you should shop and compare your Medicare Advantage or stand alone drug plan each and every year.

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English


Episodes

06: MSA & Indemnity Plan Coordination

9/12/2019
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This podcast presents a review of the strategy of combining an Indemnity Plan with a Medicare Savings Plan, or MSA. Here I will get into greater detail regarding the Indemnity plans. I will summarize with how they work well together and may be a solution for you to consider.

Duration:00:09:13

05: A Review of MSA plans

9/5/2019
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The Medicare Savings Account, or MSA for short, is likely the least known and understood of the Medicare Advantage plans. Thats right, the MSA is a version of the Medicare Advantage Plan. However, as the knowledge and understanding of the MSA grows, more and more people are deciding that it is the best option for them.

Duration:00:07:49

01: Drugs

7/8/2019
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The most complicated part of your Medicare plan is the drug coverage. This impacts you if you are currently on a Medicare Advantage plan or have a stand alone drug plan as a result of being on a Medicare Supplement Plan or Original Medicare.

Duration:00:10:20

02: New Plan Offerings

7/8/2019
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In this podcast we are going to discuss the area of New Offerings. What do I mean by “new offerings”? Every year insurance companies decide where they want to do business. Therefore, some carriers may offer a product in your county when they didn’t previously, some may change their product and some may leave.

Duration:00:07:08

03: Provider Network Changes

7/8/2019
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In this podcast we are going to discuss the area of network changes. I’m going to break it down into three plan features that you should be reviewing: They are doctors and specialists, hospitals and facilities, and dental/vision providers.

Duration:00:06:16

04: Annual Plan Benefit Changes

7/8/2019
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In this podcast we are going to discuss the area of Plan Benefit Changes. I’m going to break it down into four features that you should be reviewing, they are your ANOC, your cost components, supplemental benefits, and benefits beyond original medicare.

Duration:00:07:36