Avoid COVID-19 scams Have you gotten robocalls, text messages, or emails offering COVID-19 tests in exchange for your Medicare Number? Be careful! Scammers are selling fake and unauthorized at-home COVID-19 test kits in exchange for your personal or medical information. Do not give out your Medicare Number for COVID-19...

Free at-home COVID tests are now available through the federal government. Visit COVIDtests.gov to enter your information to receive four free at-home tests. These tests are great to get a quick idea of whether you may have COVID. They do not require a lab drop-off...

The Open Enrollment Period is from November 1st to December 15th in Idaho. This is your opportunity to reevaluate your individual health insurance plan if needed. Keep an eye out for any information or mail from the Department of Health and Welfare or Your Health...

The Annual Election Period (AEP) occurs only once a year from October 15th to December 7th. This period provides the important opportunity to assess the available Medicare Advantage Plans and Part D drug plans. Plan changes made during this time apply to the following calendar...

It’s likely that you have heard about Medicare Advantage Plans at this point. They are a type of private Medicare insurance that also represents the shift toward value-based care in the American healthcare system. Providers are given incentives to improve ‘quality outcomes’ rather than simply...