Before you get into the details, it’s important to understand some basic information about Medicare and how it can help you cover the costs of your health care. It might be different than you think! Find out how Medicare works and what it covers, and compare the 2 main ways to get your Medicare coverage.
Learn about the parts of Medicare and how Original Medicare, Medicare Advantage, and Medicare drug coverage (Part D) works.
Learn and compare the 2 main ways to get your Medicare coverage—Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) and Medicare Advantage.