“Exercise caution with zero-premium Medicare Advantage plans”

Exercise caution with zero-premium Medicare Advantage plans,” by Tom Murphy, AP News


“Health insurers will flood the Medicare Advantage market again this fall with enticing offers for plans that have no monthly price tag. The number of so-called zero-premium plans has been growing for years, and they can appeal to retirees who live on fixed incomes. Experts say shoppers should exercise caution, because they might find better coverage at a relatively small monthly cost.”



LTC Comment, Stephen A. Moses, President, Center for Long-Term Care Reform:

If it sounds too good to be true, well …