Medigap Supplemental Insurance
Private insurance companies sell different Medigap supplemental insurance plans. There are ‘gaps’ in the original Medicare coverage that Medigap help to cover these expenses. Some of the healthcare costs that Medigap helps to pay are deductibles, co-insurance, and other medical related expenses.
There are 11 standardized Medigap policies (Plan A, B, C, D, F, F+, G, K, L, M, N), that individuals can chose from that offer basic as well as detailed additional benefits per plan. All plans are identical with each insurance company. Medigap plans must follow guidelines for Federal and state laws which are in place to protect the insured. For example, Plan F from Company 1 has the same benefits as Plan F from Company 2. However, each companies premium varies because the individual underwriting requirements. Also, policies must be purchased separately if both you and your spouse are in need of supplemental insurance.
If you want to know about the cost and quality of each Medigap supplemental insurance plans available to you in the future, please feel free to contact our experienced insurance agents at ABC Healthcare Plans. We would gladly help you compare Meciare supplement plans for your needs. Also, when you go directly with ABC Healthcare Plans rather than the insurance company, we will provide you with customer service dealing with any claims, billing, or other issues at no additional cost.