You are here: Home Government ... Medicare: ... Medicare Advantage ...
Information about all aspects of finances affected by a serious health condition. Includes income sources such as work, investments, and private and government disability programs, and expenses such as medical bills, and how to deal with financial problems.
Information about all aspects of health care from choosing a doctor and treatment, staying safe in a hospital, to end of life care. Includes how to obtain, choose and maximize health insurance policies.
Answers to your practical questions such as how to travel safely despite your health condition, how to avoid getting infected by a pet, and what to say or not say to an insurance company.

Medicare: Advantage 101

Medicare Advantage Compared To Original Medicare: Advantages & Disadvantages

Next » « Previous


The most popular Medicare Advantage plans are HMOs and PPOs.

There are advantages and disadvantages to Medicare Advantage HMOs compared to Original Fee-For Service Medicare. To learn about them, click here.

There are also special rights for HMO participants, as well as rules for what Medicare refers to as Emergency Care and Urgently Needed Care. The rules are important to know when signing up for an HMO -  including what to do if you travel outside the Plan's area or the U.S.  To learn about the special rules, click here.


Please share how this information is useful to you. 0 Comments


Post a Comment Have something to add to this topic? Contact Us.

Characters remaining:

  • Allowed markup: <a> <i> <b> <em> <u> <s> <strong> <code> <pre> <p>
    All other tags will be stripped.