How it Works

In Original Medicare:
If you want prescription drug coverage with Original Medicare, in most cases you will need to actively choose and join a stand-alone Medicare private drug plan (PDP).

In Medicare Advantage:

Medicare Advantage Plans, also known as “MA Plans” or “Part C,” are offered by private, Medicare-approved companies. These plans include:

By enrolling in a MA (Medicare Advantage) Plan, you ensure the Medicare services you receive are covered by your plan rather than by Original Medicare. Many plans offer coverage for prescription drugs as well.

Eligibility:

Medicare Advantage Plan Breakdown:

Part A – Inpatient Hospital Care, Skilled Nursing Facility Care, Home Health Care, Hospice Care 

Part B – Outpatient Hospital Care, Provider Services, Durable Medical Equipment, Home Health Services, Ambulance Services, Preventiveness Services, Therapy Services, Mental Services, and more…
Part C – Medicare Advantage – Combines Part A, Part B, and Part D.
Part D – Prescription Coverage