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Springfield, Missouri

Plan B

Medigap Plan B offers all the same benefits as Plan A, but it also includes coverage of the Part A deductible, which is a significant cost.

Coverage Details​

Medigap Plan B

Medigap Plan B covers:

Individuals Who Benefit from Plan B

Individuals who would be well-suited for Plan B would ideally be in good health, not travel outside of the United States, and are not concerned with out-of-pocket hospital costs. These individuals may also be searching for a Medicare supplement with a lower monthly premium.

Medigap Plan B Premiums

Individual premiums will vary based on which state the individual is seeking coverage in, which carrier they’re purchasing from, and also individual factors like gender, age, tobacco use, and a few other details. The average cost for Plan B ranges from $110-$210 each month. In general, Plan B premiums are higher in states who have a higher cost of living.

How to Compare

Medigap Plan B Rates

While this can be confusing, “plans” and “parts” mean different things in Medicare. “Parts” refer to benefits of Original Medicare and “plans” refer to Medicare supplements.

Medicare Part B includes outpatient coverage for visits to a doctor’s office, preventive care, etc. Medigap Plan B is the supplemental coverage you can purchase to fill in the gaps in coverage of Medicare Parts A and B.

Medigap Plan B and Prescription Drug Coverage

Plan B will cover some medications that are administered while under inpatient and that are also covered under Medicare Part B. For any other prescription medications, individuals will need to enroll in a stand-alone Part D prescription drug plan.

Medigap Plan B versus Medicare Part B

While this can be confusing, “plans” and “parts” mean different things in Medicare. “Parts” refer to benefits of Original Medicare and “plans” refer to Medicare supplements.

Medicare Part B includes outpatient coverage for visits to a doctor’s office, preventive care, etc. Medigap Plan B is the supplemental coverage you can purchase to fill in the gaps in coverage of Medicare Parts A and B.

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