Monthly Archives: November 2016

2016 AEP is on its way out, 2017 Plan Year is on its way in!

There are only seven days left in 2016 AEP!  We know you’re busy seeing your last clients and finishing up your apps, but don’t forget that just as quickly as AEP is over, a brand new year begins.  You will

Posted in Company Information, Industry News, Medicare Advantage/Part D Prescription, Medicare Information, Medicare Supplements

Thankful for You this Thanksgiving!

Eldercare Insurance Services is thankful for you this Thanksgiving!  Our offices will be closed Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. We appreciate your loyalty to us this holiday season, as well as every

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2017 Medicare Parts A & B Premium and Deductible Amounts Announced

Today CMS officially released the 2017 amounts for Medicare Parts A & B premiums and deductibles. The Medicare Part B premium will increase to $109.00 from $104.90 for about 70% of Medicare recipients which are subject to the “hold harmless”

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Trump Election Could Show Big Changes in Health Care

The electoral votes are in, and in one of the most historic elections of modern times, Donald Trump has been declared the President Elect of the United States of America. While many changes are expected under the future Trump administration,

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Industry News, Legislative News, Medicare Advantage/Part D Prescription, Medicare Information

Where do Trump and Clinton Stand on Medicare?

Today is the big day- Election day 2016!  Voters are showing up to the polls in record numbers for one of the most controversial elections in our history.  We’ve heard a lot of talk over the past several months about

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Medicare Places “Seamless Conversion” Process on Pause

“Seamless Conversion”, a Medicare-approved process has been placed on hold temporarily pending further directives.  Many seniors have been shocked to discover their automatic enrollment into a Medicare Advantage plan through the little-known process, some by receiving astronomical bills for visits

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