Northern Nevada Medical Center Update It started small. Sparks Family Hospital opened in 1983. Northern Nevada Medical Center then became one of the main hospitals of Prominence Health Plan. Now they’re weeks away from opening up a gleaming new hospital in south Reno. The new Sierra Medical Center will offer heart, cancer, childbirth service, injury… Read More


  There are Medicare Advantage plans available with Senior Care Plus in 2022. Depending on where you live in Nevada, you may qualify for one of their plans. If you live in Las Vegas, you can apply for their lone HMO Medicare Advantage Plan. In Northern Nevada in select counties, you can apply for 1… Read More


*This contract dispute has been resolved and as of 03/21/2022, Carson Tahoe Medical Group will be in-network with Aetna Medicare products*   Remember when life was so simple? I’ve spent most of my life in Nevada, yet I’m struggling to recall past standoffs between hospital and health coverage. Things have changed, it seems. Now comes… Read More


How to Find the Best Medicare Plan Hey fellow seniors! December is always a great month, isn’t it? Families reuniting for Christmas, gift-giving, and holiday pay at work. And there’s something new to celebrate at the end of the year: a peaceful respite from Medicare plan commercials starring aging football quarterbacks and sitcom stars. Not… Read More


  Comparing Medicare Advantage vs Medicare Supplement in Nevada   You have a lot of options when it comes to Medicare plans. Not only are there a lot of options, but they can be very confusing. You have plans, parts, advantage, and supplements. These are all terms you will come across when you start to… Read More


  * As of 02/02/2022, Anthem and Northern Nevada have come to an agreement meaning Northern Nevada Medical Group is in-network for Anthem products. Below is a more detailed explanation of what when on during negotiations.*       Northern Nevada Medical Center is on track to open a new hospital in south Reno this… Read More


Insider Help Finding Reno Medicare Advantage Plans If there is one thing more confusing than Medicare, it’s Medicare Advantage plans in Reno. There are so many different choices in Northern Nevada and these plans are changing every year. Currently, the Medicare Advantage market is heating up in this area. Multiple new carriers are starting to… Read More


Getting My Education A man points to 2 prescription bottles in his medicine cabinet. Turning to his friend he says, “This one I take for a good night’s sleep. The other one’s for the headaches I get trying to understand how Medicare works.”   That was me! Confused about Medicare, with an uneasy fear before… Read More


Lasso Healthcare Nevada Plans     You Might Have Heard About Medicare Plans That Deposit Money in an Account for You. How Do They Work? These plans are called a Medicare Advantage Medical Savings Account (MSA).  An MSA is approved by Medicare and run by private insurance carriers to cover Medicare beneficiaries. *If you already… Read More


  There are many different options for health care in Nevada. There is a lot of buzz in the community with new health plan options. One of the carrier options is Prominence Health Plans. Enrolling in a Prominence 2022 plan is going to be one choice a lot of people are making next year. Here’s… Read More