Navigating the complex landscape of healthcare insurance can be a daunting task, especially when it comes to Medicare and its various components. Medicare Supplement Insurance, also known as Medigap, is a type of insurance designed to fill the gaps in traditional Medicare coverage. To help you better understand this crucial insurance, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 most important frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Medicare Supplement Insurance.
Medicare coverage starts based on when you sign up and which sign-up period you’re in.
Generally, when you turn 65. This is called your Initial Enrollment Period. It lasts for 7 months, starting 3 months before you turn 65, and ending 3 months after the month you turn 65.