Are you looking for Medicare Supplement Insurance plans in Arizona? Do you have questions about how Medicare Supplement Insurance differs from Original Medicare and Medigap plans? Before we delve further, it is helpful for you to know that Medigap is simply another term for Medicare Supplement Insurance. Medigap policies are sold by private insurance companies to help cover the costs of services that Original Medicare does not cover.
Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people 65 years and older, or certain younger people with disabilities. There are four parts of Medicare designed to cover specific services:
Medicare Part A covers hospice care, inpatient hospital stays, and some home health care.
Medicare Part B covers outpatient care, medical supplies, certain doctors' services, and preventive medical services.
Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage) is provided through a private insurance company that contracts with Medicare.
Medicare Part D covers prescription drugs.
Although sorting through Medicare coverage options and choosing a plan can be a time-consuming and complicated task, HealthMarkets Insurance Agency can help walk you through the process. The licensed representatives at HealthMarkets Insurance Agency can help Arizona residents explore all of their options related to Medicare Supplement Insurance. We will work with you to determine the level of coverage you need in addition to your regular Medicare coverage. Call us day or night for more information!