Medicare is the U.S. federal health insurance program designed for people who are 65 or older. However, those that are younger with with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease.

Part A (Hospital Insurance)

  • Inpatient hospital stays
  • Hospice care
  • Some home health care.

Part B (Medical Insurance)

  • Outpatient care
  • Medical supplies
  • Preventive services.

Part C (Advantage Plans)
Offered by a private company that to provides you with all your Part A and Part B benefits.

Part D (prescription drug coverage)
Part D adds prescription drug coverage to Original Medicare, some Cost Plans, some Private-Fee-for-Service Plans, and Medical Savings Account Plans.