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Medicare Plan Options

Medicare has four parts – A, B, C, and D. Each is designed to cover specific services, allowing you to choose the plan that is the best fit for you based on your healthcare needs and budget. Learn more about Medicare Parts A and B below.

Medicare Parts A and B

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.

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Important Medicare Enrollment Dates

Wondering when you can apply for a Medicare Advantage plan or prescription drug plan? Here’s a list of important dates.

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Talk the confusion out of Medicare reform

With simple, straightforward terms, Humana helps you understand which healthcare reform changes may affect you and your wellness.

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