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The different parts of Medicare
Take a deep dive into the different parts of Medicare: Parts A, B, C, and D. Parts A & B are known as Original Medicare. Part C is called Medicare Advantage – a plan that private insurance companies like Blue Shield can offer. And Part D is prescription coverage that can be added to any of the above parts. Learn more so you can create a coverage plan that meets your healthcare needs.
When to enroll in Medicare
Learning when to enroll in Medicare is one of the most important steps on your Medicare journey. If you miss important deadlines, the start of your coverage may be delayed, and you could pay higher premiums as a result. In this video, you’ll learn about enrollment windows and how to avoid penalties for late enrollment.
Your Medicare coverage choices at a glance
When it’s time, you’ll have several Medicare coverage options available: Original Medicare, a Medicare Advantage Plan, or a Medicare Supplement (also known as Medigap) coverage. Learn what each plan is, and why you might want to enroll in a certain plan type.
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