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Navigating Medicare With Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Senior couple researching medicare on a laptop.
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Medicare coverage for seniors and patients with disabilities.
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What is Medicare?


Senior couple reading about the different parts of medicare.
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The four parts of Medicare


Pill bottle spilling over money.
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Coverage, add-ons, and fees


Medigap policy comparisons.
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Covering the gaps


Medicare enrollment form.
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Medicare enrollment


Doctor discussing rheumatoid arthritis medications with a patient.
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Medicare and RA


Senior woman holding oral rheumatoid arthritis medications.
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RA medications and Medicare


Man injecting a biologic medication to treat rheumatoid arthritis.
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Biologics and Medicare


Doughnut hole.
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What about the donut hole?


Surgeon holding a dollar bill.
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Other treatments for RA


Senior woman in a wheelchair with a nurse.
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Home care


Piggybank for saving money.
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Extra financial assistance


Senior woman researching medicare on her laptop.
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Making sense of it all


Lene  Andersen, MSW

Lene Andersen, MSW

@TheSeatedView

Lene Andersen is an author, health and disability advocate, and photographer living in Toronto. Lene (pronounced Lena) has lived with rheumatoid arthritis since she was four years old and uses her experience to help others with chronic illness. She has written several books, including Your Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain, and 7 Facets: A Meditation on Pain, as well as the award-winning blog, The Seated View.

Lene serves on HealthCentral's Health Advocates Advisory Board, and is a Social Ambassador for the RAHealthCentral on Facebook page, facebook.com/rahealthcentral. She is also one of HealthCentral's Live Bold, Live Now heroes — watch her incredible journey of living with RA.