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    When you turn 65, you’ll most likely begin getting health coverage through a government program called Medicare. That includes Medicare Part A (hospital benefits) and Medicare Part B (medical insurance benefits). You might see that combination called Original Medicare. You’ll have to pay extra for a prescription drug plan (Medicare Part D), and you won’t […]

  2. Is Your Medicare Cost Plan Ending?

    Is Your Medicare Cost Plan Ending?

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    If you’re enrolled in a Medicare Cost Plan, you may need to start looking into other coverage options. As of December 31, 2018, these plans have mainly been discontinued, and are only available to consumers in 11 states.1,2 Medicare Cost Plans are hybrid Medicare plans that share features from Medicare Advantage and Medigap supplemental insurance […]

  3. Medicare vs. Private Health Insurance: How Do You Choose?

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    If you are turning 65 but not ready to retire, you aren’t alone. Around 20% of Americans over 65 are still working.1 And since you aren’t ready to leave the workforce just yet, you may have a new option to consider for your medical coverage: Medicare. This article compares Medicare vs. private health insurance and […]

  4. Medicare Premiums: Each Part Has A Unique Price

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    If you’re new to Medicare, you’ll soon learn that each part (A, B, C, and D) provides a different set of health insurance benefits. You may also learn that Medicare premiums are different for each part, too. But how different are they? We explain what each part of Medicare might cost you. Medicare Part A […]

  5. Is It Time for a New Medicare Plan?

    Is It Time for a New Medicare Plan?

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    Navigating all the Medicare options can feel overwhelming—should you stick with what you already have or make a change during the Annual Enrollment Period from October 15 to December 7? Like all important decisions, this one requires some careful thought and planning. The extra effort will be worth it: You can help determine that you have the right coverage for your health needs now and in the year to […]

  6. What Is Medicare Supplement Plan D and What Does It Cover?

    What Is Medicare Supplement Plan D and What Does It Cover?

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    Are you looking to learn more about the Medigap supplement plan, Medicare Plan D? Or perhaps you’re searching for a drug prescription plan, known as Medicare Part D? It is easy to get the two confused. HealthMarkets explains the differences between them and how selecting a Medicare Supplement plan could be the right choice for […]

  7. Medicare Supplement Plan F: Can I Still Get It?

    Medicare Supplement Plan F: Can I Still Get It?

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    New enrollment for Medicare Supplement Plan F for qualified individuals ended on December 31, 2019. But if you’re currently enrolled in Plan F, you have the opportunity to keep your plan or you can compare your options and change plans. Medicare Supplement Plan F was one of 10 standardized Medigap plans created to help with […]

  8. Medicare Supplement Plan N: Is It Right For You?

    Medicare Supplement Plan N: Is It Right For You?

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    Sorting through Medigap plans can be a challenge if you shop on your own. There are many choices available, but how do you know which one is right for your needs? Medicare Supplement Plan N can be a good choice for those looking for near-comprehensive coverage. Below, we discuss Medicare Supplement Plan N’s main features […]

  9. What Does Medicare Supplement Plan K Cover?

    What Does Medicare Supplement Plan K Cover?

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    Medicare Part A and Part B coverage (Original Medicare) can cover much of your doctor and hospital bills, but it doesn’t cover everything. Medicare Supplement Plan K is one of several Medicare Supplement Plans (also called Medigap), purchased through private insurance companies that helps pay for some of the expenses that your Original Medicare plan doesn’t cover. […]

  10. What Does Medicare Supplement Plan L Cover?

    What Does Medicare Supplement Plan L Cover?

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    Medicare Part A and Part B (Original Medicare) can cover much of your doctor and hospital bills, but these plans won’t cover everything. Medicare Supplement Plan L is one of several Medicare Supplement Plans (also called Medigap), purchased through private insurance companies that helps pay for some of the expenses that your Original Medicare plan doesn’t cover. […]

  11. How to Buy Medigap Supplemental Insurance to Fit Your Needs

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    Buying Medigap (also known as Medicare Supplement Insurance) has a lot to do with knowing when and how to buy. We break down the different situations that affect buying a policy to help you better identify where you fit. And you’ll have the basic information you need to feel more confident when you’re ready to […]

  12. How to Choose the Best Medicare Supplement Plan For Your Needs

    How to Choose the Best Medicare Supplement Plan For Your Needs

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    Original Medicare (Parts A and B) does not pay for everything, which can leave beneficiaries on the hook for out-of-pocket costs. But Medicare Supplement plans can help. Also called Medigap, Medicare Supplement plans are sold through private insurance companies and help fill the “gaps” in Original Medicare coverage. Approximately 11 million Medicare beneficiaries chose a […]

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To send a complaint to Medicare, call 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 877-486-2048), 24 hours a day/7 days a week). If your complaint involves a broker or agent, be sure to include the name of the person when filing your grievance.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov or 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 844-704-7357), 24 hours a day/7 days a week, to get information on all of your options.

Attention: This website is operated by HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. and is not the Health Insurance Marketplace® website. HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. is licensed as an insurance agency in all 50 states and DC. Not all agents are licensed to sell all products. Service and product availability varies by state. Sales agents may be compensated based on a consumer’s enrollment in an insurance plan. No obligation to enroll. Agent cannot provide tax or legal advice. Contact your tax or legal professional to discuss details regarding your individual business circumstances. Our quoting tool is provided for your information only. All quotes are estimates and are not final until consumer is enrolled. Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.

HealthMarkets Insurance Agency offers the opportunity to enroll in either QHPs or off-Marketplace coverage. Please visit HealthCare.gov for information on the benefits of enrolling in a QHP. Off-Marketplace coverage is not eligible for the cost savings offered for coverage through the Marketplaces.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call the Plan’s customer service phone number for more information.

© 2022 HealthMarkets Insurance Agency. All rights reserved.

To send a complaint to Medicare, call 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 877-486-2048), 24 hours a day/7 days a week). If your complaint involves a broker or agent, be sure to include the name of the person when filing your grievance.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov or 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1- 844-704-7357), 24 hours a day/7 days a week, to get information on all of your options.

Attention: This website is operated by HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. and is not the Health Insurance Marketplace® website. HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, Inc. is licensed as an insurance agency in all 50 states and DC. Not all agents are licensed to sell all products. Service and product availability varies by state. Sales agents may be compensated based on a consumer’s enrollment in an insurance plan. No obligation to enroll. Agent cannot provide tax or legal advice. Contact your tax or legal professional to discuss details regarding your individual business circumstances. Our quoting tool is provided for your information only. All quotes are estimates and are not final until consumer is enrolled. Medicare has neither reviewed nor endorsed this information.

HealthMarkets Insurance Agency offers the opportunity to enroll in either QHPs or off-Marketplace coverage. Please visit HealthCare.gov for information on the benefits of enrolling in a QHP. Off-Marketplace coverage is not eligible for the cost savings offered for coverage through the Marketplaces.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call the Plan’s customer service phone number for more information.