Connecticut Medicare

A consumer's guide to Connecticut Medicare programs, Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Reimbursement and Connecticut Medicare Supplement Insurance Coverage
 

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Connecticut Medicare Coverage, Prescription Drug Plans

Information from varied resources about Medicare in Connecticut
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Medicare Web Page:
MEDICARE PART D: PRESCRIPTION DRUG COVERAGE (Connecticut)

source:Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc
languages: English
WHAT IS MEDICARE PART D?... The Medicare Part D program provides beneficiaries with assistance paying for prescription drugs. The drug benefit, added to Medicare by the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003...

 
more from Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc
Medicare Web Page:
A CONNECTICUT CONSUMER'S GUIDE TO MEDICARE AND RELATED PROGRAMS
languages: English
Q & A about Connecticut Medicare Part DThe Medicare program and appeal system may seem too complex to handle alone. Help is readily available at no cost for residents of Connecticut at the Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc. at ...

Medicare brochure or publication:
Connecticut Medicare Drug Plan Ratings

source:AARP
file size:5 pg.  languages: English
"...This AARP rating tool contains information about “stand-alone” Medicare plans in your state that cover only prescription drugs...."
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Medicare Web Page:
Connecticut: Medicare Hospital Payments

source:Kaiser Family Foundation / statehealthfacts.org
languages: English
Range of Medicare Payments (Low-25th Percentile/High-75th Percentile) for Top Five Elective Inpatient Hospital Procedures, FY2005

Medicare Web Page:
Companies Currently Marketing Approved Medicare Supplement Policies

source: State of Connecticut Insurance Department
languages: English
"While many Medicare recipients rely on their health plans to care for them only after illness strikes, we provide preventive healthcare that focuses on maintaining your health at no cost to you... In Connecticut, WellCare offers Medicare recipients..."

Medicaid brochure or publication:
A Consumer's Guide to Getting and Keeping Health Insurance in Connecticut

source:healthinsuranceinfo.net
file size: 45pg.   languages: English
from GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HEALTH POLICY INSTITUTE. As a resident of Connecticut, you have rights under federal and state law that will protect you when you seek to buy, keep, or switch your health insurance, even if you have a serious health condition. This guide describes your protections as a resident of Connecticut.

Medicare Web Page:
WellCare Connecticut Medicare

source: WellCare
languages: English
"While many Medicare recipients rely on their health plans to care for them only after illness strikes, we provide preventive healthcare that focuses on maintaining your health at no cost to you... In Connecticut, WellCare offers Medicare recipients..."

Medicare Web Page:
Prescription Drug Importation Programs - Information Relevant to the State of Connecticut

source: Connecticut Department of Public Health
92 pages; languages: English
"...Through a contract with the State Department of Public Health, The University of Connecticut Health Center, in consultation with the UConn School of Law and UConn School of Pharmacy, investigated several existing prescription drug importation programs. Special attention was placed on the I-SaveRx program in Illinois, Vermont’s participation in I-SaveRx, the MinnesotaRxConnect program in Minnesota, and the Springfield Meds program in Springfield, Massachusetts...."

Medicare brochure or publication:
Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage "How to Get Extra Help Paying for Your Prescription Drugs"

source:State of Connecticut Department of Social Services
file 8 pg.   languages: English
A Question and Answer Guide Produced by the CHOICES Program

 
more from State of Connecticut Department of Social Services
Medicare brochure or publication:
Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage - Information for ConnPACE Recipients
16 pages; languages: English
"If you have ConnPACE you must be enrolled in a Medicare prescription drug plan! This Guide explains how the two programs work together.... This Guide also explains what your benefits will be if you qualify"

Medicare Web Page:
(Connecticut) Medicare RX Prescription Drug Benefit
languages: English
"...The new Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit, also known as Medicare RX (formerly Medicare Part D), began on January 1, 2006. The Connecticut Department of Social Services is working to coordinate existing state assistance programs with the Medicare drug benefit..."

Medicare brochure or publication:
Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage - “Choosing the Plan that’s Right for You!”
languages: English
An Enrollment Guide Produced by the CHOICES Program

Medicare brochure or publication:
General Information about Standard Benefits”
languages: English
A Question and Answer Guide Produced by the CHOICES Program


Medicare Web Page:
Connecticut's State Unit on Aging
languages: English
"The Aging Services Division, Connecticut’s State Unit on Aging, ensures that Connecticut’s elders have access to the supportive services necessary to live with dignity, security, and independence. The Division is responsible for planning, developing, and administering a comprehensive and integrated service delivery system for older persons in Connecticut..."

 
more from State of Connecticut Department of Social Services
publication:
Monthly Medicare Supplement Rates for Standardized Plans in Connecticut
1 page; languages: English
"Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance (Medigap) Rate Chart Content Last Modified on 12/27/2007..."

publication:
Prescription Drug Guide 2007
1 page; languages: English
"Prescription Drug Assistance With Medicare Rx Patient Assistance Programs for Medicare Beneficiaries living in Connecticut..."

publication:
Original Medicare and Supplemental Options
1 page; languages: English
"Overview of Medicare; Supplemental Insurance:“Medigap”; Special Low-Income Programs for Medicare Beneficiaries living in Connecticut..."

publications:
Medicare Advantage Plans in CT 2007
languages: English
"With Medicare Advantage Information; 2007 Plan Comparison Chart; Medicare Advantage Plan Changes; and Important Resources"

web page:
Government Program Limits & Eligibility - for Medicare, Medicaid and Taxes

source: Connecticut Office of Policy and Management
languages: English
from the web page: "MediCARE Limits for Long-Term Care - Year 2008; Medicare Eligibility in a Skilled Nursing Facility; Medicare benefits in a Skilled Nursing Facility; Medicare benefit for Home Health Care..."


Medicaid brochure or publication:
Your Medicare Rights and Protections

source: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
44pp   languages: English
Fairly detailed explanations and descriptions about your Medicare rights and protections.

web page:
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Finder

source:CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES
languages: English
"As you consider Medicare prescription drug coverage, think about what matters most to you. There are a range of plan options available, and the Landscape of Local Plans can help you focus on the kind of coverage you prefer.
...click on your state on the map"

 

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