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Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C)

A type of Medicare health plan offered by a private company that contracts with Medicare to provide you with all your Part A and Part B benefits. Medicare Advantage Plans include Health Maintenance Organizations, Preferred Provider Organizations, Private Fee-for-Service Plans, Special Needs Plans, and Medicare Medical Savings Account Plans. If youโ€™re enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan, most Medicare services are covered through the plan and arenโ€™t paid for under Original Medicare. Most Medicare Advantage Plans offer prescription drug coverage.