Category: Medicare

New Medicare cards offer greater protection to more than 57.7 million Americans

New cards will no longer contain Social Security numbers, to combat fraud and illegal use The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is readying a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security numbers from Medicare cards to help combat identity theft, and safeguard taxpayer dollars. The new cards will use a unique, randomly-assigned number […]

MEDICARE Deadline! Read more by Knowledge for the Ages…

Knowledge for the Ages’ newsletter focuses on Medicare and how important it is to keep up with the enrollment deadlines when we reach the age of eligibility and offer suggestions on how to navigate the Medicare.gov website. For more details go to:    Knowledge for the Ages Winter 2016 Newsletter Favorite