Tag «Medicare»

Boomers And Seniors Blog Carnival – March 17, 2009

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! It’s a perfect day for us to head for a carnival. What’s that? Is it raining or snowing where you live? No worries. Our carnival is right here on the internet. At the carnival you’ll find all sorts of information specific to Baby Boomers and Senior Citizens. You’ll find things to …

SandwichINK Twitter Links: 2/17/09

I was quite encouraged by what the Mature Markets Experts had to say about 50 year old women. They believe they are “more experienced, wealthier, and more spiritually centered.” Overall, I definitely agree with the first and third point. I don’t think you can be quite so definite about the wealthier. For many in the …

Medicare Prescription Deadline is December 31, 2008

Not only does this week contain the last day of the year. It also contains the last day to file for a change in prescription coverage for Medicare, if you so choose. This post is to remind any of you who qualify for Medicare, or who have elderly relatives who qualify for Medicare, that if …

Researching Nursing Homes Before You Need Them

Nursing home and assisted care facility research is probably not on your top 10 favorite things to do. Unfortunately, health problems in elderly relatives can pop up when least expected and usually at the worst possible moment. One way to make things a little bit easier is to do some pre-prep work before you actually …

Medicare Cares for Caregivers

Medicare just launched a new page on their site specifically for caregivers. There you can find help with billing, guides on how to navigate Medicare, information and options regarding care facilities, caregiver support information, first person stories about caregivers, and more. In the bottom left corner you will find a comprehensive guide for caregivers about …