Events

medical

Take the Mystery Out of Medicare

July 15, 2020 at 4pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • Enrolling in Medicare
  • Medicare Supplement insurance (MediGap)
  • Medicare prescription drug plans (Part D)
  • Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C)
  • Comparing Group Employer Heatlh to Medicare
  • Windows for enrollment for Part A & B and plan changes during the year

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

retiring

Crash Course for People Turning 65 or Retiring

July 15, 2020 at 4pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • How and when to enroll in Part A & B
  • How does one "fill the gap" to reduce out of pocket cost?
  • How various plans can meet your budget, fit your lifestyle and be accepted by your doctors without hassle
  • How to cover medical expenses that traditional Medicare does not cover
  • Learn how to make an informed decision for prescription drug coverage

 

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

financial-planners

Straight Talk about Medicare

August 4, 2020 at 4pm

Learn the basics of Medicare to improve your confidence when talking to your clients with retirement decisions.  We will review the basics of Medicare to help you help your make informed decisions.

 

        During this webinar we will discuss:

  • When does someone turning 65 or retiring need to enroll in Medicare Part A and/or B?
  • How does one enroll in Medicare?
  • What are the penalties associated with late enrollment?
  • An explanation of enrollment periods
  • How do you evaluate Medicare plans when retiree health care coverage is being offered?
  • What are the potential costs and risks/exposure associated with going onto Medicare?
  • Why is the out of pocket maximum so important?
  • What are the differences between Medi-Gap and Med Advantage plans?

 

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued

When: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 4pm
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

veterans

You can have both Medicare and VA Benefits at the same time!

As a Medicare-eligible Veteran, you have options when it comes to healthcare. Mark can help you understand how to get the most out of your benefits at the lowest cost possible

      During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • Are you getting all health care coverage from the VA?
  • How can these 2 coverages work together?
  • Do you use VA services at Local health care centers?
  • Are you registered with the VA health care system
  • Have you received care outside the VA system?
  • Have you been means tested by the VA (income)
  • Do you have Tri Care for Life?
  • Knowing what VA or Medicare plan you currently have, is vital.
  • What is your disability rating?

Mark's father served in WW II in the Army in the Central Pacific as a sergeant for several years. He also has three uncles served proudly as well.  It is Mark's passion and focus to serve our Veterans to make sure they receive the benefits they are entitled to at the lowest cost possible.  

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

 

When: Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

retiring

Straight Talk about Medicare

August 27, 2020 at 4pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • How and when to enroll in Part A & B
  • How does Medicare work with your employer health insurance
  • How to cover medical expenses that traditional Medicare does not cover
  • Why is the out-of-pocket maximum so important?
  • Why reviewing your plans annually is to your benefit
  • Medi-gap vs Medicare Advantage

 

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

medical

Tips for those turning 65 or heading for Retirment

August 27, 2020 at 4pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • Medicare Overview
  • Coverage of medical services and drugs
  • What are the parts of the Medicare program (Parts A to D)
  • What is traditional Medicare (Part A & B)?
  • Medicare Advantage Plans - common benefits and costs
  • COBRA and HSA rules
  • Understand the relationship between Medicare and Long Term Care (LTC)

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

human-resource

Join Mark the third Wednesday each month for a webinar

 

How to support your employees regarding Medicare if they are turning 65 or retiring

 

 

        During this webinar we will discuss:

  • How does an employee transition to Medicare
  • What is the “best” timing to get onto Medicare?
  • When and how to enroll in Part B?
  • What are Medicare parts A, B, C, and D?
  • What is included in a supplemental plan?
  • How does COBRA and Medicare work?
  • When is Medicare primary and secondary? 
  • What are the potential health benefit savings by being on Medicare?

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

 

 

When: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11am
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

retiring

The Road Map to Medicare

September 24, 2020 at 6pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • How and when to enroll in Part A & B
  • How to "fill the gap" to reduce out of pocket cost
  • Understand the various Medicare options and state wide plans
  • How to cover medical expenses that traditional Medicare does not cover
  • What are state pharmaceutical assistance programs and how can they work for you?

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

medical

Finding the right Medicare plan requires careful consideration

September 24, 2020 at 6pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • Knowing when, how and who need to enroll
  • Understanding the various plan options at age 65 or retirement
  • How does the state pharmaceutical plans (EPIC/PAAD/PACE) work and what are the benefits?
  • What is the difference between Medi-gap and Medicare Advantage plans?
  • COBRA and HSA rules 

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

human-resource

Health Insurance and Medicare options for employees 65+

 

How to support your employees regarding Medicare if they are turning 65 or retiring

 

 

        During this webinar we will discuss:

  • Discussion on employee choices for health care insurance at age 65 or post 65 and retired
  • What are the rules around Part A and a HSA plan?
  • Compare your group coverage or retirement health care coverage to Medicare
  • What are companies premium costs for an employee and spouse
  • Review current plan co-pays, deductibles, and out-of-pocket maximums as compared to available Medicare choices 
  • Overview of the various supplemental plans available in your state and county. 
  • Offer a resource to your employees to find the coverage that best suits their budget and health care needs

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

 

 

When: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 11am
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220
 

retiring

Medicare planning for today

October 22, 2020 at 4pm

During this webinar we will discuss many topics including:

  • A simple explanation of how and when to enroll in Parts A & B
  • Medi-gap vs Med Advantage
  • Review Medicare dates, deadlines and other confusing terms
  • How to cover medical expenses that traditional Medicare does not cover
  • Learn how to make an informed decision for prescription drug coverage

These events are for educational purposes only, no plan specific benefit information will be shared. For accommodations of persons with special needs at the meeting, please call (845)358-1220 TTY 711.

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare and Risk Managment for Emerald Medicare.  He is a trusted independent and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, CPA's, tax professionals and Financial Planners implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients' changing needs.  His passion is working with seniors by providing insight and education on a topic that has value and is valued.  

When: Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Where: Your home or office!
Host: Mark Brownstein
Phone: (845)358-1220