For plan year 2016, you have 3 California Medicare Advantage (MA) plans available to you in Santa Barbara County. Use the plan links to see coverage options and benefit information. Every plan meets or exceeds Original Medicare benefits, as required by law.
Look beyond the monthly premium. Experts recommend looking at all plans to find one with coverage benefits that best meet your needs. To enroll or get assistance with a plan, contact a Medicare insurance agent or call 1-800-MEDICARE.
Santa Barbara County Medicare Advantage vs. Medigap
A Medicare Advantage Plan is a money saving option when you have minimal healthcare requirements. This may not be true if you need to see specialists and take expensive medications. When you have a chronic health condition, take costly medications, or simply want to have total control over the providers you use, a California Medigap Plan combined with a prescription drug plan could be a better option.
Choosing a supplement is easy. You simply look at the plan types to determine the coverage you need, then shop the California Medicare Supplements with the best price. Now you can shop California Medicare Part D Plans and enroll in the one that gives you the most assistance with your medications.
For more information, see our California Medigap Plans page.
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