Happy 55th Birthday, Medicare!

 | Brandace Dean

Fifty-five years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the nation’s first federal health insurance program into law. On July 30, 1955, Medicare and its sister program, Medicaid emerged as part of ...


How Older Adults Can Adjust to COVID-19

 | Brandace Dean

COVID-19 has changed life in America as we know it. Businesses across the country have been shut down for months and families are being asked to remain inside as much as possible. Living in this time ...


Hepatitis and Medicare: Coverage for Essential Screenings and Treatment

 | Brandace Dean

Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver caused by a virus, resulting in acute and chronic liver disease. The most common types of viral hepatitis in the United States are Hepatitis B and C. World He...


Key Takeaways of Medicare 2021 and 2022 Enrollment Periods

 | Brandace Dean

If there’s one thing older adults need to know about, it’s when and how they can enroll in an Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage plan. Fortunately, all of the dates for 2021 and 2022 have off...