Traveling Outside the United States? 

By Bonnie Russo / April 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

What you need to know about Medicare and your Medicare Supplement before you go Medicare is a federally funded program, and as such, is designed to cover you here in the United States.  Medicare generally does not cover you outside the United States, with few exceptions which we will get to shortly.  If you have […]

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New Medicare Cards

By Bonnie Russo / August 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Greeting from MIC Insurance!  We hope you are enjoying your summer. We want to share some Good News!  Medicare is taking steps to remove Social Security numbers from Medicare cards. Through this initiative the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will prevent fraud, fight identity theft CMS will issue new Medicare cards with a […]

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Horizon BCBS Member Online Services

By Bonnie Russo / June 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
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Horizon’s CareOnline- Medical Care- online, anytime

By Bonnie Russo / June 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
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10 things to know about your new Medicare card

By Bonnie Russo / April 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

  10 Things to know about your New Medicare Card  ** CLICK HERE**

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“Understanding NJ State Continuation”

By Bonnie Russo / February 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

What is NJ State Continuation? NJ Continuation is in effect “mini COBRA” and is a State Law whereby employees who have 1-terminated  for other than cause or 2- whose hours have fallen to below 25 hours per week and thereby lose their group medical coverage are eligible to continue on the group medical plan at their own expense. What are […]

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2018 Open Enrollment is Rapidly Approaching!

By Bonnie Russo / October 12, 2017 / 0 Comments

  If you want to buy individual or family health insurance for 2018, now is a great time to start your planning. Here’s what you need to know for the open enrollment period for 2018 individual and family health insurance plans:    The open enrollment deadline has changed.   Open enrollment starts Nov. 1, 2017, […]

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PREPARING FOR AEP

By Bonnie Russo / August 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

BY: BETSY CHANDLER   While the weather is warm, and the days still afford us the opportunity for dinner on the deck, here at MIC Insurance, we are busy preparing for AEP.  AEP stands for Annual Enrollment Period and is also referred to as Medicare Open Enrollment. The open enrollment period is from October 15th thru […]

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By Bonnie Russo / July 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

UNDERSTANDING YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE   BY:  BETSY CHANDLER   Traveling Outside the United States?   What you need to know about Medicare and your Medicare Supplement before you go.   If you are on Medicare, there are a few things you should be aware of it your travel plans are taking out of the U.S. […]

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What’s the Social Security Number Removal Initiative (SSNRI)?

By Bonnie Russo / June 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

What’s the Social Security Number Removal Initiative (SSNRI)? The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015, requires us to remove Social Security Numbers (SSNs) from all Medicare cards by April 2019. A new Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) will replace the SSN-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) on the new Medicare cards for Medicare transactions […]

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Traveling Outside the United States? 

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