By Matt Kandrach, Vice President of 60 Plus
The news is full of predictions about the future of healthcare and it seems that everybody has something to say about the changing landscape – a landscape that is shifting rapidly, especially here in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh has long been home to world-class medical and research facilities and skilled and caring healthcare professionals, a situation that will only improve as the door is finally open to consumer choice and a competitive health insurance market.
Perhaps at no other time have consumers been so in control of their healthcare future. While it’s exciting to have these choices, it also can be confusing and overwhelming. There are new providers in the market for Medicare Advantage plans for seniors, and while the added competition can spur increased benefits and lower prices, it’s important for consumers to truly understand the details in the options available to them. [Read more…]