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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), shingles affects around one million Americans annually, and adults 60 years and older account for approximately 10 cases per 1,000 each year. Shingles is a viral infection stemming from the virus that causes chickenpox. It often appears in the form of a deeply painful rash. Individuals who have had chickenpox

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Here at RetireMEDiQ, we strive to keep you informed about the latest Medicare news. Each month, we recap the top information you need to know about recent developments in the Medicare industry. New Medicare App: What’s Covered? Are you unsure if Medicare will cover an upcoming test or service? Medicare has released a new app that makes it simple for

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Much like filing taxes, selecting a retirement health plan is a complex process, often inducing stress, requiring hours of research and resulting in frustration. And just like with your taxes, you can select an advisor to help. Except with RetireMEDiQ, it won’t cost you a cent! Due to the complicated nature of health plans, a local health plan advisor like

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As each year progresses, many retirees with high drug expenses worry about entering the Medicare Part D Donut Hole. What is the Donut Hole? The formal term for this period is called the “coverage gap.” It was originally called the donut hole or coverage gap because it refers to a gap in Medicare Part D prescription coverage. When Medicare beneficiaries reach this

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While lowering your blood pressure has been known to have positive effects on heart health, a more recent study may have uncovered its positive effects on brain health, as well. A clinical study, called SPRINT MIND, was conducted on more than 9,000 individuals over the age of 50 and found that lowering your blood pressure (to a consistent systolic pressure

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One of the many benefits we provide our clients is access to our comprehensive catalog of health care plans. This catalog contains the most popular retirement health plans. What Exactly Does “Access to Health Care Plans” Mean? When you first become a client, our team helps you compare and select a health plan that works for you. We offer a variety

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The RetireMEDiQ Program guides you through the transition to Medicare coverage upon retirement. Our goal is to keep you informed and provide you with the knowledge and confidence you need to make important decisions that affect your health plan coverage. Our program delivers five pillars of service—all at no cost to you! Our team of advisors and professionals are here

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RetireMEDiQ strives to keep individuals informed about the latest Medicare news. Each month, we recap the top information you need to know about recent developments in the Medicare industry. Explore Potential New Supplemental Benefits Included on Your Medicare Advantage Plan Almost half of Medicare Advantage plans added new supplemental benefits for the 2019 plan year. The benefits, such as assistive

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2018 was an exciting year for our company, our partners and our clients. We want to thank all of you who have had a part in helping us achieve many of our goals this year. In our 2018 client survey, 92 percent of our clients said they would recommend us to a loved one! This is a wonderful testament to

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RetireMEDiQ strives to keep individuals informed about the latest Medicare news. Each month, we recap the top information you need to know about recent developments in the Medicare industry. This month, we will cover AEP, wellness visits, preventive services, new Medicare cards and more! Last Chance! Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period Ends December 7 The Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) began on