Medicare Part C

What is Medicare Advantage or Part C? Medicare Advantage plans are Medicare-approved, but offered by private insurers. These Medicare plans combine Part A and Part B, and often Part D prescription drug benefits into one plan. These plans are managed care or HMO and...

Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period

Overview Starting 2019, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) restored the Medicare Advantage (MA) Open Enrollment Period (OEP). The MA OEP will begin January 1 and run through March 31 of each year. Medicare Advantage members are allowed to make a...