Medicare questions

Frequently asked questions about medicare supplemental insurance

What is Medicare supplemental insurance?

Medicare supplemental insurance policies are offered by private insurers, though the benefits are federally regulated by plan. The only differences between providers should be the monthly premium.

What is Medigap coverage?

Medigap is another name for Medicare supplemental insurance. It’s intended to help fill in the gaps in coverage left by Medicare Parts A and B.

How much does Medigap coverage cost?

There are 10 Medigap plans currently available. What you pay will differ by plan and provider. Carolina Insurance Partners can help you shop around to make sure you’re getting the lowest premium for your selected plan.

Who needs Medigap coverage?

Anyone who wants or needs help filling in the gaps in coverage in Medicare Parts A and B could benefit from a Medigap plan. There are 10 Medigap plans to choose from, and we can help you identify the one that will work best for your situation.