What is Medicare Advantage - Part C?
Medicare Part C is commonly called “Medicare Advantage.” Medicare Advantage Plans are a type of Medicare health plan offered by private companies that contracts with Medicare. To be eligible for Medicare Advantage/Part C coverage you must have both Parts A and B.
With Medicare Part C:
- Monthly premiums vary by plan
- Annual deductible and a maximum out of pocket
- Combines Part A and B coverage
- Usually includes drug coverage