Medicare staying put in county
March 27, 2020
Medicare Cost plans are not going away for 21 counties in the state, including Carlton County.
Medicare Cost plans provide additional coverage to help pay for expenses that original Medicare doesn’t cover, and they are administered by private insurance companies. Platinum Blue (Blue Cross Blue Shield), Prime Solutions (Medica), and Freedom (HealthPartners) are Cost plans.
Starr Marshall, a Medicare agent at Reliable Agency in Cloquet, says the news will ease fears.
“I have been receiving calls from clients that are concerned about this and I am pleased to let you know you can stop wor...