This is a term that is used in the insurance industry in reference to a customer starting their MEDICARE PART B triggering the clock for their Medicare Supplement enrollment window with out underwriting.
Many people do not know that there are certain things that start the clock like the month you enroll in your Medicare Part B plan.
Most people know that if they retire, they have a certain number of months to enroll in a MEDIGAP plan with out underwriting, and if they miss that window they will be subject to the insurance companies underwriting guidelines and possibly be DECLINED for their medicare supplement insurance.
How much is Medicare Part B?
The rates may change for:
Medicare Part B premium 2016
Medicare Part B premium 2017
Medicare Part B premium 2018
Medicare Part B premium 2019
If you are not sure contact medicare.gov or you can call 1-800-MEDIGAP and speak to a professional agent who can help you answer a whole host of medicare supplement questions.
What does Medicare Part B cover?
Part B (Medical Insurance) covers most medically necessary doctors' services, preventive care, durable medical equipment, hospital outpatient services, laboratory tests, x-rays, mental health care, and some home health and ambulance services. You pay a monthly premium for this coverage.
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