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Dept of Health & Human Services Final Rule on Medicare Prior Authorization: A Tool

By: Chris Grimmond • On: May 13, 2024

Prior authorization has arisen as an issue for Medicare Advantage Organizations (MAO)—insurance companies—and Medicaid–states. According to consumer claims, consumers are denied needed coverage unnecessarily.  You can imagine the pain and hardship this causes.  What if there was a Medicare prior authorization tool providers, insurance companies, and patients could use to communicate with one another?   Congress […]

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Does Traditional Medicare Require Prior Authorization?

By: Chris Grimmond • On: April 15, 2024

People ask, what is the difference between Traditional Medicare (only Part A & Part B) and Medicare Advantage (or Part C)?  Traditional Medicare does not require prior authorization. Prior Authorization Contains Cost Medicare Advantage is managed healthcare, similar to your health insurance policies under an employer health plan. A tool that managed healthcare uses is […]

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Does Medicare Advantage Require Prior Authorization?

By: Chris Grimmond • On: April 10, 2024

Are you considering enrolling in a Medicare Advantage plan?  Before making a decision, it’s crucial to understand the coverage options and potential limitations.  One common concern is whether Medicare Advantage plans can deny coverage because they require prior authorization. Medicare Advantage plans, or Medicare Part C, are offered by private insurance companies approved by Medicare. […]

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Medicare Payment for 2024: How to set it up

By: Chris Grimmond • On: March 30, 2024

Over the years, the process I use to introduce clients to Medicare and Medicare insurance has evolved. This evolution has been based on my personal and professional growth. The process has evolved chiefly because Medicare and insurance companies have evolved. Clients and their needs change and evolve as well. Paying for Medicare is one of […]

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How Medicare Covers Ozempic for Weight Loss

By: Chris Grimmond • On: March 26, 2024

Finding effective solutions to manage weight loss can sometimes feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. But what if there was a medication that could help you on your journey? Enter Ozempic, a breakthrough drug making waves in the weight loss community. Does Medicare cover Ozempic for weight loss? In this article, we […]

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Medicare Advantage Prior Authorization: Everything You Need to Know

By: Chris Grimmond • On: March 19, 2024

Are you feeling lost and confused about Medicare Advantage prior authorization? You’re not alone. Navigating the healthcare system can be overwhelming, especially regarding insurance processes. But fear not—we are here to demystify it all for you. This comprehensive guide will delve into everything you need to know about Medicare Advantage prior authorization. From understanding what […]

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IRS Exceptions for Medicare IRMAA: Reduce Medicare Costs Now!

By: Chris Grimmond • On: March 9, 2024

Are you in the lucky top 4% of earners? You will pay more for your Medicare benefits.  The more is IRMAA (Income-Related Monthly Adjustment Amount).  The amount you pay for your Medicare health and prescription drug coverage depends on your level of income.  There is a ladder. Would you like to avoid paying that tax […]

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Medicare Cancer Drug Coverage: Navigating the Implications for Affordability and Access

By: Chris Grimmond • On: March 3, 2024

With the rising prevalence of cancer diagnoses, obtaining affordable and accessible cancer drug coverage with Medicare is critical for patients.  Medicare, the government health insurance program primarily for individuals age 65 and older, is vital in ensuring that cancer treatments are financially attainable.  Many of my clients will call me when they receive a diagnosis […]

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Find A Trustworthy Medicare Advantage Insurance Agents Near Me

By: Chris Grimmond • On: February 27, 2024

Are you searching for a trustworthy Medicare Advantage plan insurance agent near you? Look no further! In this article, we will provide you with key tips and insights to help you find the right agent to meet your healthcare needs. Medicare Advantage plans offer additional benefits beyond the basic coverage of Original Medicare.  Choosing the […]

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Exploring Medicare Advantage in My Area: Uncover the Benefits

By: Chris Grimmond • On: February 20, 2024

Are you ready to unlock the potential benefits of Medicare Advantage in your area? Look no further. This informative article will explore the advantages of Medicare Advantage plans and how they can enhance your healthcare coverage. Medicare Advantage, also known as Medicare Part C, goes beyond what Original Medicare provides. With a Medicare Advantage plan, […]

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What Our Clients Are Saying About Omaha Insurance Solutions

Lisa G

Thank you Christopher!
You made the whole process of choosing a Medicare supplement easy and less confusing.
I appreciate your knowledge and professionalism. You are a great asset to all of us “young at heart” clients!
I will give your name and number to my eligible Medicare friends.
Thanks again,

Cheryl A.

After I acknowledged that I was nearing Medicare age, I realized I knew nothing about it so I reached out to two very informed friends. They both recommended Chris Grimmond. They praised his knowledge and helpfulness so I gave him a call. After meeting with Chris, I was 100% convinced that we would be working together. He answered all my questions and helped me understand the Medicare system. I feel confident I made the right decision to work with Chris and his team at Omaha Insurance Solutions.

Steve S.

When it came time for me to enroll in Medicare, I had no idea what the process was or what types of coverage to expect. Christopher at Omaha Insurance Solutions took care of all of those questions and alleviated any anxiety with the process. His patience is outstanding and is outdone only by his knowledge of the products he represents. His services cost nothing, and he advocated for the best plan to fit my specific needs. I highly recommend Omaha Insurance Solutions when looking for answers to Medicare questions.