Medicare Handbook

The Medicare & You Handbook If you are on Medicare, I hope that you are familiar with the “Medicare & You” handbook.  The “Medicare & You” Handbook is an official U.S. Government publication.  Medicare mails out the handbook every year to all Medicare recipients.  Before I get into the details of the handbook, let me tell you about theContinue reading “Medicare Handbook”

Things Medicare Won’t Cover

Four Things Original Medicare Doesn’t Cover but Medicare Advantage Plans Do. Opticians and Eye Exams Original Medicare will cover ophthalmologic expenses such as cataract surgery.  Original Medicare and MediGap policies do not cover routine eye exams, glasses or contact lenses. Many Medicare Advantage plans do cover routine vision care and glasses. Hearing Aids Medicare covers ear-relatedContinue reading “Things Medicare Won’t Cover”