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Do I need insurance supplement to medicare? How long did it take you to get insurance?
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Dr. Theresa Redling
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Medigap plan
A good idea to get secondary coverage, as medicare only pays 80 % of doctors bills after a deductible per year. Medicare a pays hospital bills and post acute care after a deductible.
Medicare b pays office visits, 80 %, after a deductible. Most plans have enrollment periods . Look around to see whcich one suits your needs.

In brief: Medigap plan
A good idea to get secondary coverage, as medicare only pays 80 % of doctors bills after a deductible per year. Medicare a pays hospital bills and post acute care after a deductible.
Medicare b pays office visits, 80 %, after a deductible. Most plans have enrollment periods . Look around to see whcich one suits your needs.
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