A type of Medicare health plan offered by a private company that contracts with Medicare to provide you with all your Part A and Part B benefits. Medicare Advantage Plans include Health Maintenance Organizations, Preferred Provider Organizations, Private Fee-for-Service Plans, Special Needs Plans, and Medicare Medical Savings Account Plans. If you’re enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan, most Medicare services are covered through the plan and aren’t paid for under Original Medicare. Most Medicare Advantage Plans offer prescription drug coverage.
- Different types of Medicare Advantage Plans
- How to join a Medicare Advantage Plan
- Who can join a Medicare Advantage Plan?
- When can I join, switch, or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan?
- What if my plan decides to stop participating in Medicare?
- What if I have End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)?
- How do Medicare Advantage Plans work?