On this page we've pulled together all 2015 Medicare Supplement insurance (Medigap) sold in Alabama. Medicare Supplements work in conjunction with Original Medicare. They help pay the deductibles, copays and coinsurances not covered by your Part A and Part B insurance. The rates shown are real samples from your state. Use the information to find the lowest-cost insurer. Your actual rate will different, depending on your age, health and zip code, so you'll need to get a quote.
Helpful Medigap Facts
If this is your first time buying a Medigap policy and you're just now learning how it protects you from the bills Medicare does not pay, read through our Medicare Supplement 101 information. Medicare Supplemental insurance is standardized in Alabama, making policies relatively easy to compare.
What's Better, Medicare Advantage or a Supplement?
While you're comparing and weighing the merits of a Medicare Supplement, it's wise to compare what you get with a Medicare Advantage plan. It's another way to get full coverage healthcare benefits. Just like a supplemental policy, an Advantage plan protect you from big bills. However, unlike a supplement, Advantage plans can offer you additional healthcare options, including prescriptions, vision, dental, hearing and more. Here's a complete catalog of Medicare Advantage Plans for Alabama.
A Medicare Supplement Pays Your Hospital and Doctor Bills. What about Your Prescriptions?
Medicare does not pay for your prescriptions. For that, there's Part D. If you need help with your prescriptions, take a look at the Alabama Medicare Part D Prescription Plans.