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Educational Spotlight-

Medicare Supplement or Gap Plans

Author: Lora Drummond

Medicare Transition Specialist

Posted: 09/14/2020

This week I am sharing another Educational Spotlight episode from the talk show 65 and Counting“. This week’s talk show highlights and explains Medicare Supplement or Gap Plans as they are also called.

Did you know:

  • Medicare Supplement plans help fill the ‘gaps’ left by Original Medicare Parts A & B
  • Federally standardized Medigap plans are offered by private insurance companies.
  • Medigap plans are guaranteed issue and renewable even if your health needs change if you apply within your initial 6 month enrollment period

Who is best suited for a Medicare Supplement plan?

What do Medicare Supplement plans cover and why are they different from Medicare Advantage plans?

Adam Frye, the Host of the Talk Show 65 and Countingshares some insight about Medicare Supplement plans which continue in popularity due to the ‘freedom of choice’ their coverage promotes. Adam will explain what these plans cover and what types of folks usually benefit from Medicare supplement plans.

For more education on Medicare, you can tune into the Talk Show or you can attend one of our free 123Easy Medicare virtual  Workshops to learn the basics about Medicare, so you can better support questions from your aging workforce.

Or better yet, partner with us and we can provide Medicare guidance when you need it. Our services are free to you and your employees. We just want to help.

Enjoy this episode learning about Medicare Supplement Plans.

The video above is from our new “65 and Counting” Talk Show

A weekly presentation of retirement talk to educate and entertain! 🎤

American Retirement Advisors and The Medicare Architects invite you to tune in to a new addition to their lineup of expert Medicare and retirement information support.

Now available on Spotify, Amazon, Apple Podcast, Buzzsprout, and Stitcher so you can listen anywhere!

Turn in to listen to all the entertaining episodes and meet our advisors!

Who are our listeners?

-EMPLOYEES working past age 65 and those planning to retire.

-HR PROFESSIONALS managing an aging workforce and compliantly transitioning employees to Medicare.

-CAREGIVERS interested in topics to help their senior clientele

-RETIREES asking budget, wealth management, and insurance questions


By adding Medicare education to your benefits package you are adding unrealized total rewards and providing more choices for your employees. Having a Medicare transition team creates confidence in your ability to compliantly educate and transition eligible employees to Medicare while reducing costs for your employees and boosting your bottom line.

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– Lora

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