Seniors Getting Switched to Medicare Advantage with Little Warning: Report

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With Medicare’s specific approval, a health insurance company can enroll a member of its marketplace or other commercial plan into its Medicare Advantage coverage when that individual becomes eligible for Medicare. Called “seamless conversion,” the process requires the insurer to send a letter explaining the new coverage, which takes effect unless the member opts out within 60 days. Medicare officials refused recently to name the companies that have sought or received such approval or even to say how long CMS has allowed the practice.

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Steve Brock
Chief Financial Officer
Lynn County Hospital District
806-998-4533

Billy Tomlinson 35th Memorial Hospital Benefit Auction

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Thank you to everyone who so generously donated to the Billy Tomlinson 35th Memorial Hospital benefit auction sponsored by the Tahoka Rotary Club and generous grants given to make this purchase. We are excited about having the best possible lifesaving equipment for the residents of Lynn County and the surrounding communities.

Lynn County Hospital District purchases Tahoka Drug

tahoka-drugOn December 31, 2014 LCHD purchased the family owned Tahoka Drug from the Haney Wells family. Tahoka Drug had been in the family for 92 years!

“We are excited about this opportunity.” stated Stace Holland, CEO of LCHD. “We are merging two successful businesses and combining them, which we believe will strengthen both. We believe this is the best way for LCHD to continue offering healthcare closer to home. We consider it a privilege to carry on the tradition the Well’s family has of treating every customer as a friend. It is our desire for the services to be the same and that the public will never know there has been a change of ownership. “
Check out the online services of Tahoka Drug