What is Medicare Advantage?
What are Medicare Advantage Plans
What do I need to know about these plans when coming to your office?
Are any of these Medicare Advantage Plans good for me?
Medicare Advantage (MA) is a health insurance program of managed health care (preferred provider organization (PPO) or health maintenance organization (HMO)) that serves as a substitute or supplement for "Original Medicare" which include Parts A and B Medicare benefits. Most Medicare Advantage plans (sometimes referred to as "Part C") include the Part D prescription drug benefit plan, and are known as a Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plan or "MAPD."
Our office participates in the following Medicare Advantage Plans:
Our office strives on the goal of well-being and preventative service. With each Medicare Advantage Plan we offer preventative care screenings. Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they start. They also can help find problems early, when your chances for treatment and cure are better. By getting the right health services, screenings, and treatments, you are taking steps that help your chances for living a longer, healthier life. (CDC)
Medicare covers the following preventive services and screenings, subject to certain eligibility and other limitations: