The Medicare Project   
a consumer's guide to Vermont Medicare programs, Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Reimbursement and Coverage

topics: Medicare Prescription Drug Help, Medicare coverage, Medicare Advantage prescription drug programs, supplement insurance, what is Medicare? help

  Medicare Vermont help & articles    Who Offers Vermont Medicare Prescription Drug Plans? The Medicare Project (Home)   Vermont MEDICAID help

Vermont Medicare, Vermont Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
Medicare Help & Information, Medicare Part D In Vermont, Medicare help

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 Vermont Medicare help and information resources.
 
Vermont Medicaid: Medicaid assistance and Vermont Medicaid help Were you looking for Vermont Medicaid instead of Vermont Medicare? This link provides a directory of Medicare web sites, articles, publications, brochures
 
The Medicare Coverage Gap (The Doughnut Hole) A directory of web sites, articles, and publications that helps explain what and how the Prescription Drug Coverage Gap works.

Vermont Medicare Coverage, Prescription Drug Plans
Vermont Medicare Help Articles & Resources

Information from varied resources about Medicare in Vermont
Important advice about how to use this data: This Web Site links you to other Web Sites on the Internet. We cannot take responsibility for information found on third party Web sites outside our control. While we attempt to provide links only to Web Sites that comply with all applicable laws and regulations and appear to have responsible information, please understand that the content on these third-party Web Sites is subject to change without notice to us. We therefore cannot be responsible for, and accept no liability for, any information or opinion contained in any third-party Web Site. Nothing on this Web Site should be construed as the giving of advice or the making of a recommendation and it should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or action. Use this web page for informational purposes only.

 
Note: You will need the Adobe® Reader® software to open and read these publications. Get it from Adobe®
medicaid
 
Publication:
Prescription Drug Access and Affordability among the Vermont Medicare-Eligible Population and Impact of Medicare Part D

source:STATE OF VERMONT Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration
19 pages; languages: English
from the report: "Background and Objectives - The 2005 Vermont Household Health Insurance Survey (VHHIS) was conducted to better understand current levels of access to care and health insurance coverage in Vermont. It also serves as an update to similar information collected in the 2000 VHHIS, thus permitting analysis of trends in insurance coverage and access..."

 
more from STATE OF VERMONT Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration:
Publication:
Shopping for Medicare Supplement Insurance - JANUARY 2007
file size: 14 pg.   languages: English
from the brochure: "Medicare Supplement insurance, sometimes called Medigap or MedSupp, is health insurance sold by private insurance companies to fill the “gaps” in Original Medical Plan coverage, which is a government health insurance program... The information in this brochure is designed to provide you with the guidelines you can use when shopping for a MedSupp policy. It also includes a list of insurance companies that sell MedSupp policies approved for Vermont residents."

.
Medicare Web Page:
VHAP Pharmacy & VScript

source:Vermont Department for Children and Families (DCF)
languages: English
"Need Help Paying for Prescriptions? Vermont is committed to helping Vermonters get the health care they need!..."
.
Medicare Web Page:
About the Medicare Part D Benefit

source:Vermont Medical Society
languages: English
From the web page: "As beneficiaries and their families attempt to navigate the information they receive from Medicare, the state pharmacy programs, and the 17 companies offering plans in the state of Vermont, confused patients will without a doubt be coming to their physicians asking for help about what they should be doing and which plan they should sign up for..."
.
Medicare Web Page:
What Does Medicare Error, Abuse and Fraud Look Like?

source: Community of Vermont Elders
languages: English

.
Medicare Web Page:
MEDICARE HELP VT

languages: English
Vermont State Health Insurance Assistance Program
.
Medicare brochure or publication:
Vermont 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...."
.
Medicare Web Page:
Vermont: 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:
The Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit (Part D)

source:Medicare Rights Center
languages: English  
from the web page:...(Part D) covers most outpatient prescription drugs (the kind you get at the pharmacy or through mail-order). Unlike Medicare health benefits, though, Part D is only offered through private plans..."
.
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.
Medicaid brochure or publication:
A Consumer's Guide to Getting and Keeping Health Insurance in Vermont

source:healthinsuranceinfo.net
file size: 37pg.   languages: English
from GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HEALTH POLICY INSTITUTE. "...As a Vermont resident, 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 Vermont resident..."
.
Medicare brochure or publication:
State Pharmacy Listing - Aetna Medicare RxSM Plans - Connecticut / Massachusetts / Rhode Island / Vermont

Aetna Medicare
.
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.
.
Medicaid brochure or publication:
Medicare & You 2007 (Vermont and Massachusetts specific version)

source: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
152pp   languages: English and Spanish
from www.medicare.gov: "Medicare & You 2007... contains important information about what’s new, health plans, prescription drug plans, and rights and protections to help people with Medicare review their coverage options and prepare to enroll in a new plan if they choose. These files are ... the printed version that people with Medicare will get in the mail this fall. Plan information contained in each book may change after printing."
.

 The Medicare Project

Google

 

Contact our editors for questions, corrections and/or linking. Please include your city/state/zip in your message: .
Our Privacy Statement. About Us     Site Map


©Copyright 2011 Quickbrochures/Dibbern& Dibbern Ltd, except for content portions and data from outside resources. All rights reserved.

 

Medicare
Publications, Help

Our Medicare Information Directory with Federal, Insurance Companies, States
Medicare Resources List
 

 

 

 

From QuickBrochures.com Senior's Information Bureau: we find the information you need.