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How Medicare and your health insurance work when you move

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If you are thinking of permanently moving out of the greater Saint Louis area, you might wonder how your health insurance benefits work.  Now, if you need help packing, I can’t help there… If you have Original Medicare + a Supplement + Part D When you get your coverage under this route, you have a lot of flexibility and openness.  You are not required to change your Medicare or Supplement benefits and they follow you wherever you move to.  With this type of coverage, you are able to see any doctor or hospital in your new city without pre approval or network restrictions.  Your Medicare Supplement stays the same price and benefits before and after the move.  Depending on where you move, you will probably find that your supplement is cheaper because you bought it in Missouri (which has some of the lowest Medicare Supplement rates in the country!).  If…

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