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Medicare for dummies

Author: Patricia Barry, (Medicare expert)
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : For Dummies, a Wiley Brand, [2017]
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd editionView all editions and formats
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Get tips on navigating the Medicare maze Determine the best time to enroll#x97;and how Save money by avoiding costly mistakes Medicare made easy So you've become eligible for Medicare, or perhaps a loved one is ready to join. Now what? This book answers all the questions you'll face as you navigate your way through this often-intimidating new terrain. You'll find out how to get all the benefits you qualify for and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Barry, (Medicare expert)
ISBN: 9781119348870 1119348870
OCLC Number: 1016704692
Description: xiii, 416 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1. Getting started with Medicare. The nuts and bolts of Medicare: what it is and how it works ; Spelling out what Medicare covers (a lot, but not everything) ; Understanding what you pay toward your costs in Medicare ; Reducing your out-of-pocket expenses in Medicare --
Part 2. The hows and whens of Medicare. Qualifying for Medicare ; Enrolling in Medicare at the right time for you ; Discovering how to sign up for Medicare ; Understanding how Medicare fits in with other health insurance --
Part 3. Making smart choices among Medicare's many options. Making sense of Medicare's many options ; Choosing wisely if you go with traditional Medicare ; Making smart choices if you opt for Medicare Advantage ; Getting help in making Medicare choices --
Part 4. Navigating Medicare from the inside. Starting out as a new Medicare beneficiary ; Getting the inside scoop on using certain Medicare benefits ; Changing your Medicare and Medigap coverage ; Knowing your rights --
Part 5. The part of tens. Ten proposed changes to Medicare you should know about ; Ten ways to stay healthier beyond age 65 --
Part 6. Appendixes.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by Patricia Barry.

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"Get tips on navigating the Medicare maze, determine the best time to enroll--and how, save money by avoiding costly mistakes"--Cover.  Read more...

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