2020Mar

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Steps to Prevent Illness 中文 | Español Shared from CDC – Source: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention.html There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person. Between people who are in close

SBS Turns 45!

Back in 1975, our company was born – making us 45 years old this year!  Every so often, we like to introduce (or re-introduce) ourselves, and our birthday month is the perfect time to do so! SBS represents plans from over 50 of the top-rated life and health insurance companies

2020Feb

Moving + Medicare

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Are you planning on moving or relocating somewhere? Moving can be an exciting time in your life, but there are essential steps to take when it comes to factoring your Medicare Plan into that. At SBS, we want to make sure our our clients are aware of these certain requirements

2020Jan

Heart Health Month

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 As February approaches, Senior Benefit Services is taking the opportunity to support and educate others on Heart Health Awareness Month! We want to remind our clients and all individuals on the importance of heart health. According to the American Heart Health Association, “nearly half of all adults in the United

What is Durable Medical Equipment?

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) is any equipment that provides therapeutic benefits to a patient in need because of certain medical conditions and/or illnesses. This includes: Canes (however, white canes for the blind aren’t covered) Crutches Walkers Blood sugar monitors & blood sugar test strips Hospital beds & pressure reducing beds,

2019Dec

Christmas Bucket List

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  Download your printable version here: Christmas Bucket List Written by Daniela Correa 12/17/19

What vaccinations are covered by Medicare?

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Vaccinations are a vital factor in strengthening the body against certain infections. Senior Benefit Services is taking every measure to ensure that our clients are aware of their vaccine coverage. Let us assist you in recognizing what vaccinations are in your current Medicare plan! Vaccination Who’s Covered? Frequency Flu Shot

2019Nov

How to save money on prescriptions:

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We know that prescription drugs are essential to maintaining your healthy lifestyle. Senior Benefit Services takes measures to educate others on how to go about buying prescription drugs. Here are some money-saving tips and tricks to get the best value in your medications! 1) Try Generics: Some individuals may think

2020 Medicare Premiums & Deductibles Announced!!

On November 8, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2020 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for the Medicare Part A and Part B programs…. https://www.cms.gov/newsroom/fact-sheets/2020-medicare-parts-b-premiums-and-deductibles Part B  2019 and 2020 Comparisons   2019 2020 Monthly Premium $135.50 $144.60     *increase of $9.10 Deductible $185

VA Benefits + Medicare

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Senior Benefit Services is devoting the entire month of November to educate Veterans about their options in VA benefits and Medicare. If you are a Veteran and are over the age of 65, you may be eligible for both!  The most important thing to understand is that VA benefits and

2019Oct

Breast Cancer Awareness

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Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that originates in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can spread into surrounding tissues or expand to different areas of the body. Whether you’ve experienced breast cancer yourself or have known a loved one, it