The Medicare SilverSneakers Fitness program is available to any member of the more than 65 Medicare health plans that offer memberships. Those that are enrolled in Medicare Advantage health plans that do not offer Silver... More »

SilverSneakers is an exercise program designed for adults ages 65 and older, according to Healthways, the company that developed the program. Kaiser Permanente offers SilverSneakers free of charge as a benefit for people... More »

SilverSneakers is an evidence-based physical fitness and preventative health program designed for older adults. More than 65 major plans throughout the United States include the Healthways SilverSneakers fitness program ... More » Business & Finance Insurance Health Insurance

SilverSneakers is a fitness program for qualifying older adults provided by a third-party partner, Healthways, through Medicare. SilverSneakers may be covered by Medicare Advantage, also known as Medicare Part C, but is ... More »

Most Medicare plans do not cover eye exams. Typically, Medicare only covers eye issues if they are related to medical problems. More » Government & Politics Social Services

The Medicare Extra Help program assists those with limited income and resources in paying for the premiums, deductibles and copayments of their Medicare part D prescription drug plan. Medicare recipients can apply for th... More » Government & Politics Social Services

A Medicare fiscal intermediary is a private insurance company that acts as an agent for the federal government in the administration of the Medicare health insurance program. One of the primary responsibilities of a Medi... More »