Monthly Archives March 2019

How to find and compare hospitals

Searching for the right hospital for you or a loved one? When you’re able to plan ahead, use Hospital Compare. This free tool helps you find hospitals and compare differences in quality of care, both locally and nationwide. Compare Hospitals   When you’re comparing hospitals, look for one that: Has the best experience with your condition. Participates in Medicare and is covered by your health plan. Checks and improves the quality of its care. Performs well on quality measures, including national patient survey. Meets your needs in terms of location. After using Hospital Compare, talk to your health care provider
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MyMedicare.gov: A free and easy way to manage your Medicare info

MyMedicare.gov is a secure way for you to access your personal Medicare-related information. Are you taking advantage of this free service? If you already have a MyMedicare account, that’s great! If you don’t, visit MyMedicare.gov to get started. Create your account   4 things you can do with MyMedicare.gov: View your Medicare claims as soon as they’re processed. See a calendar of current and upcoming preventive services. Keep track of your prescription drugs, all in one place. View and print your Medicare card. And there’s even more you can do MyMedicare.gov. Need assistance creating your account? We’ve got resources to
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