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Benefit Advisors Group, LLC Prepares for Major Medicare Plan Disruption Due to Inflation Reduction Act

Last updated Thursday, July 11, 2024 11:51 ET , Source: Andrew Firmin

The firm anticipates significant shifts for the 2025 Plan Year.

Boston, USA, 07/11/2024 / SubmitMyPR /

Benefit Advisors Group, LLC, a leading provider of health insurance and Medicare Plan-related services, is preparing clients for significant changes in Medicare plans due to the recently enacted Inflation Reduction Act. This law introduces a $2,000 cap on Medicare beneficiary prescription drug copays, marking the most substantial modification to Medicare since 2006. As the fall Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) approaches, experts at Benefit Advisors Group are highlighting the critical need for beneficiaries to review their coverage.

Andrew Firmin, Managing Partner at Benefit Advisors Group, expressed concerns about the potential unintended consequences of the new $2,000 cap. He noted that while the cap aims to reduce out-of-pocket expenses for seniors at the pharmacy, it may inadvertently lead to higher premiums for prescription drug plans, a reduction in available plans, and increased restrictions on covered medications. Firmin anticipates that many Medicare beneficiaries will face higher premiums on Prescription Drug Plans, elevated deductibles, and fewer options on the insurance company formularies or lists of covered drugs.

Medicare planning is the intersection of one’s health coverage and financial wellness. With the new $2,000 cap on Medicare beneficiary prescription drug copays, navigating Medicare plans has become more complex. Benefit Advisors Group’s expertise and comprehensive insurance solutions are essential for individuals seeking to understand and optimize their coverage, ensuring financial stability and access to necessary healthcare services in an evolving market.

The Inflation Reduction Act, signed into law on August 16, 2022, represents a historic investment in the American economy, energy security, and climate initiatives. Among its many provisions, the law aims to lower healthcare costs and strengthen domestic supply chains. Treasury’s Office of Tax Policy and the IRS are tasked with implementing major elements of the law, including tax incentives to spur investment in clean energy and healthcare.

Given the sweeping changes introduced by the Inflation Reduction Act, Benefit Advisors Group, LLC stresses the importance of the upcoming Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) from October 15th to December 7th. Many Medicare Plan Beneficiaries may find that their plan has been eliminated for 2025 or that coverage and benefits have changed substantially. The annual enrollment period may be the only opportunity for many Medicare beneficiaries to make changes to their plans for 2025.

Founded in 2017, Benefit Advisors Group is committed to protecting individuals and families by providing access to a wide range of insurance products. The firm represents many national and regional insurance companies offering solutions in health insurance, Medicare Plans, life insurance, critical illness coverage, disability insurance, and workplace voluntary benefits. With over 20 years of experience in financial services and insurance, Firmin leads the company in its mission to help clients prepare for the unknown.

Benefit Advisors Group offers a comprehensive suite of services, including:

  • Medicare Plans
  • Medicare Supplemental (Medigap)
  • Part D Prescription Drug Plans
  • Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Individual and Group Health Insurance
  • Cancer/Critical Illness Coverage
  • Accident Indemnity
  • Hospital Indemnity
  • International Travel Health Insurance

The company prides itself on its ability to assess clients' needs and provide tailored insurance solutions. Firmin and his team analyze insurance requirements and quickly find the right coverage at the best price. Their approach emphasizes protecting clients' financial wellness by ensuring they have the right insurance and health plans for peace of mind.

Benefit Advisors Group offers additional resources to help clients navigate their insurance options. Their online tools and national network of agents simplify the process of finding the right coverage. They provide personalized assessments to help clients protect their assets, whether it's securing family protection, covering expenses during recovery from illness or injury, or planning for retirement.

As the Medicare landscape evolves, Benefit Advisors Group remains dedicated to helping clients understand their options and make informed decisions. The company's commitment to service is underscored by its adherence to the highest ethical standards and its focus on client needs.

For more information about Benefit Advisors Group and its services, visit Benefit Advisors Group now.

About Benefit Advisors Group

Benefit Advisors Group, LLC, established in 2017, offers comprehensive insurance solutions including Medicare Plans, health, dental, and vision coverage. Led by Andrew Firmin, the company provides tailored plans from over 30 top-rated insurers, ensuring clients' financial wellness and peace of mind with nearly 20 years of industry expertise.

About Andrew Firmin

Andrew Firmin is a licensed insurance agent, NPN # 18447480. Not connected with or endorsed by the United States government or the Federal Medicare program. We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact http://Medicare.gov , 1-800-MEDICARE, or your local State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) to get information on all of your options.

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Contact Phone: 978.494.6611

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Website: https://benefitadvisorsgrp.com/

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