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Medicare Advantage vs. Supplement plans
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vs. Medicare Supplement plans
Connexion represents Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and Medicare Prescription Drug plans.
Here are some differences to help, but feel free to ask our Medicare experts more about which plan is right for you.
Medicare Advantage Plans (also known as Part C) |
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Medicare Advantage plans are provided through private insurance companies, but contracted with and approved by Medicare.
They are required to offer at least all of the same benefits provided by Medicare Parts A & B. There is a great deal of
competition between the carrier’s plans that are offered and consequently you are able to find plans to meet your unique needs.
Medicare Supplement Plans (also known as MediGap ) |
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A Medicare Supplement Policy is exactly as the name suggests. It supplements the fee-for-service claims that have been
paid by Medicare. An important aspect of this policy is that it only "supplements" the deductibles and coinsurance
associated with Original Medicare Parts A & B.
Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (also known as Part D) |
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Like Medicare Advantage Plans, Prescription Drug Plans are provided by private insurance companies and have a
Medicare contract. Plans can be "Stand Alone" or included in a Medicare Advantage Plan. Plans vary by many factors
including monthly premium, deductibles, co-pays and the list of drugs covered by the plan.
More Videos for a Medicare education
While our Medicare experts can explain and answer your questions via phone or in person, you may want to do some
self-education. We recommend the following online videos that provide some basics about how Medicare works.
How to Understand Medicare Plans (2:29)
Guide to Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) (2:03)
How to Choose a Medicare Plan (2:48)
Retirement and Medicare Basics (3:33)
Help your loved one choose a Medicare Plan (2:58)
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Attend a Workshop
Our Medicare Made Easy free workshop will help you to make an informed decision based on your unique needs and the available plans in your area.
These no-obligation and free workshops will give you the basics you need to confidently pick a Medicare health plan. The workshops are presented by Connexion Medicare specialists, who have years of experience assisting people with Medicare.
Come to one of our workshops during October through December. Call us at 866-448-0160 to reserve your spot for the next one. We also recommend workshops at medical clinics we work with. Please see the schedules and RSVP if you are interested in meetings at
The Polyclinic or
The Everett Clinic.
Tuesday 9/4 10:00 am
The Polyclinic – Broadway (map)
General staff conference
Tuesday 9/4 5:30 pm
The Polyclinic – Northgate Plaza (map)
Tuesday 9/18 5:30 pm
Virginia Mason - Edmonds Family (map)
We are Medicare experts
At Connexion, our licensed represenatives are Medicare experts and are
certified to represent plans. So when you call on us, you’re able to speak with someone who’ll:
- Know what plans are available in your area
- Help you understand Medicare and the different Medicare plans
- Recommend the right level of coverage you need based on your circumstances
Plus, you also get an advocate to help you when you need help with your plan.
Call 1.866.448.0160 to speak with one of our representatives today, or let us contact you.
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