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Medicare Advantage FAQs
Medicare Part C or Medicare Advantage, are often coined Medicare replacement plans. You might have questions if you’re currently enrolled in one or are thinking of signing up. However, contrary to their nickname, these plans do not actually replace your Original Medicare coverage. Rather, these benefits are taken on by a private insurance company that combines Medicare coverage with additional benefits.
The articles in this section review what is covered by Medicare Advantage plans. Additionally, we inform you of the disadvantages that come along with the perks to Medicare Advantage.
You might be considering switching from an Advantage plan to a Medicare Supplement plan. If so, we include ample information to help you determine which is right for your needs. Reading about this will help you understand more when it comes time to speak to an agent.