If you’re looking for Medicare insurance plans around Lombard, Illinois, we’ve tracked down all the details so you know what is available.
In fact, we’ve got statistics for Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplements, and Part D prescription drug plans for the entire Dupage county area.
Medicare Advantage plans for Lombard, Illinois
There are 33 Medicare Advantage plans available in Dupage county.
In some cases, Advantage plans can come at no additional cost to you. You simply continue to pay your standard Part B premium. Which, in 2020, is $144.60.
Medicare Advantage, also known as Part C, covers the same basic benefits as Original Medicare, but comes with some extras.
Some of the additional benefits that you may find are:
- Out-of-pocket limits
- Transportation to healthcare appointments
- Fitness benefits
- Prescription drug coverage
New in 2020, there are some benefits available to those with chronically ill patients new benefits to help them with their unique needs.
Again, your plan’s offerings may vary, but benefits could include:
- Meal delivery
- Transportation to grocery stores
- Healthy food and produce
- In-home support services
- Home cleaning
- Education programs for your disease
- Visits to a nutritionist
Medicare Supplements in Lombard, Illinois
Medicare supplements, also known as Medigap, are Medicare insurance plans that provide coverage for the costs left over by Original Medicare.
There are 10 plans lettered A through N and coverage is standardized. This means plans of the same letter will offer the same coverage no matter which company it is being sold by. So, the only difference there could be is price.
Costs covered may include:
- Coinsurance and hospital costs
- First three pints of blood
- Hospice care
- Skilled nursing facility care
- Medicare Part A deductible
- Part B deductible *
- Part B excess charges
- Foreign travel emergency
* Those who turned 65 after January 1, 2020 are not allowed to purchase plans covering this cost
Part D plans in Lombard, Illinois
There are 28 Medicare Part D plans available in the Dupage, Illinois area.
Part D prescription drug plans are pretty straightforward. Each plan includes a list of drugs they cover that is called a formulary.
If you want coverage for your prescription drugs, you have to either purchase a standalone Part D plan or have it included in a Medicare Advantage plan.
Help with Medicare insurance plans in Lombard, Illinois
Some of these plans are only available by purchasing through a licensed Medicare agent like the ones here at Expert Insurance Team. We also welcome any questions you may have about Medicare or health insurance in general! You can reach us at (630) 984-2100 or you can click here to send us a message.