Significant adjustments to the Medicare supplement insurance system come about soon.
Online PR News – 15-May-2010 – – Significant adjustments to the Medicare supplement insurance system come about soon. Two brand new plans are going to be unveiled as well as four others taken out in these major improvements which go live on June 1, 2010.
James Preston, manager of the Medicare Supplemental Insurance Guide, says it will be important for anyone intending to sign-up or make alterations to Medigap policies to know the alterations.
"There's two fresh policies being introduced by Medicare while a few others are going to be no longer offered," said Preston. "If you purchase prior to the June 1st deadline, you won't be affected."
Preston said some of the other improvements occurring at this time include the removal of the home recuperation and precautionary care benefit, the benefit for excess costs in Plan G will go up to 100 percent and a hospice benefit will be put into the primary benefits of Medigap Plans A to G.
"To find out about these vital modifications, you can visit our web page at http://medicaresupplementalinsurances.com or speak to a community Medicare expert," said Preston. "You may also get in touch with Medicare by telephone or mail to request further specifics of the different policies."