What is Part C?
Part C is a Medicare Advantage (MA) administered by a private company. MA combines Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B, and some plans include prescription drug coverage (Part D). MA plans must provide coverage, at least equal to that of Original Medicare.
Who is eligible?
An individual must be enrolled in both Medicare Part A and Part B in order to be eligible for Medicare Advantage Plan. Enrollment periods may very depending upon an indivdual’s circumstances. Seek advising from an experienced professional to learn when to enroll.