Ep. 45 – Medicare Post Enrollment Top Ten Tips. Reasons To Work with a Broker

Ep. 45 •Tuesday, March 12, 2024

In this episode, I discuss the intricacies of Medicare enrollment and why using a broker for your Medicare needs is crucial. You’ll hear why individuals and business owners benefit from partnering with brokers, how they can assist you in evaluating costs and understanding IRMAA implications, and why seeking professional guidance in the post-open enrollment period is crucial. I also share my top ten tips to help you avoid mistakes on essential elements of Medicare enrollment, like payment methods, plan restrictions, prescription coverage, creating solid bonds with brokers, and more. 

Tune in to episode 45 of On Life With Helen to discover how to navigate the ever-changing landscape of Medicare enrollment effectively. 

In This Episode, You Will Learn:

  • Why is working with a broker always the best choice? (2:30)
  • Credit cards expire. Make sure you don’t lose your coverage (4:10)
  • Mind what you say on the phone (7:00)
  • After making a decision, inform your broker (7:50)
  • The importance of using preferred pharmacies in drug plans (8:30)
  • Weight loss drugs and Medicare (12:10)
  • Bonus tip. Medicare and traveling outside of the US (13:40)