Part A which is a hospital insurance that pays for impatient care. I also pays for skilled nursing facilities. Rehabilitation and other patient care through a doctors office.
Part C is an advantage plan that goes with part A and B formerly known as Medicare plus choice plan. It’s benefits include but not limited to worldwide coverage for urgent and emergency care. It has a fixed rate to help you manage your budget. It has a limit on out of pocket cost.
Part D is a prescription drug coverage which helps cut the cost on prescriptions that are order by your physician. This plan helps cut the cost of prescriptions that normally would cost more then seniors could afford and wouldn’t be able to get the care they need.
As of now Medicare trust fund paid around $206,173 in hospital insurance. Plans B and C paid around $50,000 according to social security statistical table for this year.
Some tips that help are to have someone help you research plans and providers form Iowa. There are a few sites that allow you to research plans and compare rates and benefits which is www.ehealthinsurance.com it provides free quotes and prices for different providers which are humana, AARP and secure horizons for Iowa.
Part B is a medical insurance that pays for doctor visits. It pays for outpatient care. It pays for some preventive care up to 80%.Most people sixty five or older who are citizens or permanent residents of the united states can enroll for Medicare.