The private health plans available through the Medicare Advantage program are regional. Plans are available County by County, not throughout the entire state. Health plans in your County are completely different than those in neighboring areas.
When you join a Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare will dis-enroll you from the standard benefits (e.g., Part A and Part B). For the 2018 plan year your benefits will administered by your new health plan. Click on your County to get started.
Original Medicare w/ Supplement vs. Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage is one of two way to get full coverage. The second option is add a New York Medicare Supplement and a New York Medicare Part D Plan to your Original Medicare benefits. Most experts agree that this is the best coverage you can get.
Medicare Supplements (aka, Medigap) protect you from big medical bills. They can also help you lower your overall healthcare costs. If you're not familiar with the ins and outs of supplements, see our New York Medigap Plans page. When comparing supplements with Medicare Advantage, it's important to understand that supplements are standardized. This give you the luxury to buy the coverage you need based on the lowest price, and know you're getting exactly the coverage you need.
Just a friendly remainder that Medicare does not cover routine dental care. We have a complete catalog of senior dental plans for Medicare beneficiaries in New York.
A Medicare Supplement policy protects you from big medical bills and helps you lower the total annual cost of your healthcare. See our New York Medigap Plans page for more information. The good news is that all supplemental insurance is standardized, offering you the luxury to buy the coverage you need based on the lowest price.
About Our 2018 Private Health Insurance Data
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