CHAPTER13

Medicare Advantage Plans and Medigap

In This Chapter

  • Understanding how Medicare Advantage Plans work
  • How to make Medicare Advantage work for you
  • Cutting costs with Medigap policies
  • Medigap policies and pre-existing conditions
  • Choosing the right supplemental plan for you

Original Medicare provides many offerings in its health-care plan for those who qualify, but as discussed in Chapter 3, there are limitations to what it can do. With an expanding number of beneficiaries, financial constraints keep the program from expanding to cover more and more services.

These gaps in coverage do not have to remain exposed. You can close them by ...

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