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Answers and information about Medicare, prescription drug coverage and health insurance involves searching through hundreds of pages at government and private websites. To help seniors and caregivers get started in their search, our editors have compiled this digest of South Carolina Medicare help and information resources.
 
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web page:
An Alternative to Health Insurance - SC Department of Insurance Health Maintenance Organizations

source:South Carolina Department of Insurance
languages: English
"WHAT IS A HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION (HMO)... WHAT ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS OF HMO COVERAGE..."
 
more from South Carolina Department of Insurance :
Medicare publication:
Medicare Supplement Insurance Premium Rate Comparison - A Guide For South Carolina
languages: English
Charts compare annual premium rates for plans which have been approved for the state of South Ccarolina.

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brochure or publication:
RISKY BUSINESS: SOUTH CAROLINA’S MEDICAID WAIVER PROPOSAL

source:Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
file size: 13 pg.   languages: English
Discussion of South Carolina proposal to replace Medicaid with a system of state-funded "personal health accounts," which beneficiaries would use either to purchase health care services directly from providers or to enroll in private insurance plans or private health care networks.
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Medicare Web Page:
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program

source: South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
languages: English
"People with Medicare can choose to sign up for this voluntary Prescription Drug Program regardless of their income, health, or how they are now paying for their prescriptions. Steps to Take... "

 
more from South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services:
Medicare Web Page:
Gap Assistance Pharmacy Program for Seniors (GAPS)
languages: English
"As of January 1, 2006, the new South Carolina prescription drug coverage program for seniors eligible for Medicare is the Gap Assistance Pharmacy Program for Seniors (GAPS). This is how GAPS works with Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage..."

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Medicare Web Page:
Gap Assistance Pharmacy Program for Seniors (GAPS) - submit your GAPS Application online

source:South Carolina Access, South Carolina Office on Aging
languages: English
Instructions and help for residents of South Carolina who are 65 or older to submit a GAPS application electronically.

 
more from South Carolina Access, South Carolina Office on Aging:
Medicare Web Page:
PART D Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
languages: English
Topics include: EXTRA HELP FOR THOSE WHO NEED IT MOST; GAPS ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FROM SCDHHS; MEDIGAP PLANS; MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PLANS; MEDICARE’S STANDARD PDP COVERAGE OUTLINE; and ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE

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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.
Medicare Web Page:
(Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Finder

source:Medicare: The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare
languages: English
Find and compare plans for all states, including South Carolina Medicare Prescription Drug plans
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Medicare brochure or publication:
South Carolina 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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