Medicare Guides

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What is Medicare?

Learn more about the basics of the different Medicare “Parts” and plan types.

Medicare Part A Hospital Insurance - learn more

Medicare Part A - Hospital Insurance

Part A primarily covers inpatient hospital care, but also skilled nursing facility, hospice care, and home health care costs.

Medicare Part B Medical Insurance and Doctor Visits - learn more

Medicare Part B - Medical Insurance & Doctors Visits

Part B covers non-hospital medical needs including doctor services, outpatient care, lab work, ambulance, and medical equipment costs.

Medicare Part C Medicare Advantage - learn more

Medicare Part C - Medicare Advantage

Medicare Advantage plans “bundle” Original Medicare Part A and Part B, usually Part D, and may include extra benefits, into one insurance health plan.

Medicare Part D Prescription Drugs - learn more

Medicare Part D - Prescription Drug Coverage

Beneficiaries may obtain Part D prescription drug coverage through a Medicare Advantage plan or a standalone Prescription Drug Plan.

Medicare Supplement Medigap - learn more

Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans (Medigap)

Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans help pay for costs not covered by Original Medicare Parts A and B.

Changing Your Medicare Plan - learn more

Changing Your Medicare Plan

Learn more about different enrollment periods and when you can change your Medicare health coverage.

Are You Turning 65? Are You Retiring? - learn more

Are You Turning 65 or New to Medicare? Are You Retiring?

Learn more about Medicare enrollment when turning 65 years old or if you are over 65 and retire.