OVERVIEW OF MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT PLANS
A Medicare Supplement or Medigap policy is private health insurance that supplements Original Medicare. It helps pay for the 20% of health care costs (gaps) that Original medicare doesn’t cover.
- Helps pay some costs (copays, coinsurance and deductibles) that Original medicare doesn’t cover
- Only works with Original Medicare
- Medicare Supplement insurance cannot be used with Medicare Advantage plans, but can be used with Prescription Drug plans