PHOENIX, Oct. 3, 2016
PHOENIX, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has received a great deal of media coverage this summer and will continue to do so through the presidential election. With so much emphasis on the ACA, seniors may question whether or not any of the changes affect them or their Medicare plans. The answer is, "no." Medicare eligible seniors can take comfort knowing that Medicare generally remains unaffected.
As in years past, there may be slight benefit changes or rate increases, but the fundamentals of Medicare and Medicare options remain the same. Here are five items to keep in mind as you enroll or switch plans for 2017.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) is committed to helping Arizonans get healthier faster and stay healthier longer. With a focus on connecting people with the care they need, BCBSAZ offers health insurance and related services to nearly 1.5 million customers. BCBSAZ, a not-for-profit company, is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. The company employs nearly 1,500 people in its Phoenix, Chandler, Flagstaff and Tucson offices. Through advanced clinical programs and community outreach, BCBSAZ is moving health forward. To learn more, visit azblue.com.
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Last updated on: 03/10/2016
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