Posts Tagged ‘ Medicare enrollment ’

MEDICARE: A GUIDE FOR SENIORS

Jul 7th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Important Things to Know About Medicare As Baby Boomers prepare for their 65th birthday, they need to be thinking about Medicare enrollment and learning about how Medicare works.  This post offers the answer to ‘explain Medicare‘–a query Senior Citizen Journal often receives.  Here are all the important things you need to know about Medicare. Enroll [...]



WHAT DO SENIORS PAY FOR MEDICARE?

Jan 21st, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Medicare Costs Reviewed It is a good practice to review what you pay for Medicare annually.  This article will lead you through what to look at in your individual circumstances.// The Medicare benefits are provided in four parts: Part A – Hospital Care Part B – Medical Care (physicians, testing and imaging, screenings, etc) Part [...]



For Seniors Who Are New to Medicare

Mar 1st, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

This article is for those of you Senior Citizen Journal readers who are new to Medicare.  The Medicare.gov website suggests six things you need to do to get started with your Medicare benefits.  And in addition to these six suggestions, SCJ recommends reading the Medicare articles we posted over the past three years.  You will [...]