Medicare is a Federal health insurance program for people 65 years or older, certain people with disabilities, and people with permanent kidney failure treated with dialysis or a transplant. When talking about Medicare, people often mention Part A and Part B. These two parts of Medicare break down as follows:
Medicare Parts A and B pay for many healthcare services and supplies, but they don’t cover all of your healthcare costs. Also, drug coverage when not in the hospital is very limited. That's why most people with Medicare carry additional Medicare coverage from a private insurance company — Parts C and D.Explore Humana’s Medicare Plans.