Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance)
Helps cover inpatient care in hospitals, skilled nursing facility, hospice, and home health care.
Helps cover doctors' services, outpatient care, and home health care and some preventive services.
A health plan or network similar to an HMO or PPO run by private insurance companies approved by and under contract with Medicare, includes services in Part A, Part B, and usually other coverage like prescription drugs.
There are also non-Part C health plans such as Medicare Cost Plans, Demonstration/Pilot Programs, and Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) that are available to join.
A prescription drug option run by private insurance companies approved by and under contract with Medicare that helps cover the cost of prescription drugs and may help lower your prescription drug costs.