Medicare Supplement What is Medicare? Medicare is health insurance for: People 65 or olderPeople under 65 with certain disabilitiesPeople of any age with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant) The Different Parts of Medicare Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) helps cover Impatient care in hospitals Skilled nursing facility, hospice, and home health care Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) helps cover Services from doctors and other health care providers, hospital outpatient care, durable medical equipment, and home health care. Preventive services to help maintain your health and to keep certain illnesses from getting worse. Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage) Includes all benefits and services covered under Part A and Part B Run by Medicare-approved private insurance companies Usually includes Medicare prescription drug coverage (Part D) as a part of the plan May include extra benefits and services for an extra cost Medicare Part D (Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage) Helps cover the cost of outpatient prescription drugs Run by Medicare-approved private insurance companies May help lower your prescription drug costs and help protect against higher costs in the future Have a Question About Medicare? Name Email Phone Question Thank you! Oops!