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Doctor’s Diary: Medicare open enrollment

Medicare open enrollment Every year we are inundated with advertisements touting “Medicare open enrollment” where eligible seniors opt into a healthcare plan. Factors involved in this decision are affordability, out-of-pocket costs, benefits, picking a doctor or hospital, and quality of care. There are two main financial selections: 1) Original Medicare 2) Advantage Medicare Original Medicare is a single-payer program. It …