CHAPTER3

Limitations of Medicare

In This Chapter

  • What’s missing from Medicare
  • When to turn to private insurers
  • Preventing fraud, waste, and abuse

Everyone is looking for a bargain and why shouldn’t they? Health-care costs can quickly escalate, even with the advent of a single unexpected medical condition. Finding everything you could ever need in one insurance plan can be a daunting, if not impossible, task. While Medicare offers a financially viable option to many seniors and those on disability, there are still limitations on what it offers.

What Is Missing?

Many people look to see what a health plan provides, but it is equally important ...

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