“The MOOP is going to as much as double next year for many on Advantage Plans. We’re talking about some people being exposed to $4,000 more in medical bills in 2021 than they were this year.
Two available Advantage Plan companies will be offering HMO plans for the 2021 that are specifically designed for Veterans. These plans do not disturb existing VA access and coverage while providing an opportunity for substantial savings, additional choices of where they can access care, as well as benefits most Veterans don’t receive such as comprehensive dental, Over the Counter (OTC) allowances, and free gym memberships.
In this Podcast Aaron Zolbrod discusses choices in medical and prescription plans for retiring school teachers.
Programs such as HOP, Health Options Program are are talked over along with many more options laid out by a professional. If you or someone you know is a retiring school teacher looking for information on Medicare, you are not going to want to miss this podcast.
Question from Greg: My wife has Multiple Sclerosis. She’s having mobility issues and is likely going to require some in-home care in the future. One of her primary needs is somebody to assist with bathing. I didn’t know if Medicare helps pay for a home care worker coming in once or twice a week to assist with personal hygiene. Can you advise please?
Question from Patricia: I think I get the differences between Supplements and Advantage Plans. However, I’m not clear how you add on Prescription coverage. Most people who are complaining are doing so about the cost of medicines. I would like to avoid this if possible.
I want to address small business owners whose revenue has been drastically reduced as well as those who have been laid off and are either losing health insurance or can no longer afford it.
I and thousands of other US Steel Retirees are confused. We are provided an Advantage Plan. Calls to US Steel, Aetna, and the United Steelworkers Union all end up with the same response. “If you drop, change, or enhance the plan, you can never get it back”. We have no dental or eye protection that retired seniors drastically need. Is there any plan or supplement available that won’t break the bank?