What is Humana Medicare Supplement Plan K?
Medicare Supplement Plan K pays a portion of all Medicare covered benifits. Its goal is to give Michigan seniors a lower premium while giving good coverage on health care services. Humana's Medicare Plan K has one of the highest out-of-pocket maximums of all Medigap plans, but it pays 100% of your Medicare costs once you hit the annual out-of-pocket limit ($5,240). Premiums on supplement Plan K in Michigan, insured by Humana Insurance Company, start around $104.53* per month.
Plan K offers coverage and benefits for a variety of health care services by covering 50% of most of your deductibles and co-payments, including the following costs and benefits:
- Medicare Part A deductible
- Medicare Part B co-payment or co-insurance coverage
- First three pints of blood for a covered medical procedure
- Part A hospice care co-insurance or co-payment
- Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) care co-insurance
IMPORTANT: Be advised that this supplement does not pay your Medicare Part B deductible or Part B Excess Charges. These are charges you must pay out-of-pocket. Medicare doctors are permitted to charge 15% over the Medicare-approved cost for their services. These Excess Charges are charged directly to the beneficiary.
Although Plan K is based on partial coverage, it completely covers the following:
- Medicare Part A co-insurance hospital costs up to an additional 365 days after Medicare benefits are exhausted
- Medicare preventive care Part B co-insurance
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Humana Medicare Supplement Plan K vs. Competition
The following table shows how Humana's Medicare Supplement Plan K stacks up with the competition.
Coverage and Costs
Depending on your use of medical care, Plan K could cost you a lot upfront. Be sure that you fully understand how much you could be required to pay out-of-pocket before enrolling. Less risky Medicare Supplements may be available for about the same amount of money.
Medigap plans may have similar coverage details, but some of them are more inclusive than others. No matter the difference, the same lettered plan offers the same benefits regardless of where you live or the carrier you choose. If this is the plan you want, make sure that Humana offers the best price.
The chart below explains how this plan covers the portions of Medicare Part A (hospital insurance) that are not paid by Medicare.
The following table details how the plan covers the portions of Medicare Part B (medical insurance) that are not paid by Medicare.
Prescription Drug Coverage
The 10 standardized Medicare Supplements do not cover prescriptions. Add a Medicare Part D Plan (PDP) for prescription coverage. Here are a few plans available to you in Michigan:
|Journey Rx Standard||$27.20||$415.00|
|Express Scripts Medicare - Saver||$24.00||$415.00|
|Humana Preferred Rx Plan||$33.30||$415.00|
|AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus||$33.10||$415.00|
|Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure||$32.20||$415.00|
|Prescription Blue Select||$35.90||$175.00|
|WellCare Value Script||$15.00||$415.00|
Foreign Travel Coverage
Medicare does not pay for your healthcare (including emergencies) when you travel outside of the United States of America and its territories. If you travel, be sure to enroll in a plan that will cover you at the level you need.
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Humana Insurance Rating
Humana has a Excellent rating from A.M. Best Company, the #1 source for insurance industry rating information. If this was a star rating it would be 3.5 out of 5 stars (Excellent). Use this information as a measure of the financial stability of the insurance carrier when considering Humana Medicare Supplement Plan K.
Humana Medicare Supplement Plan K is available to all Michigan Medicare beneficiaries, ages 65 and older, enrolled in Medicare Part B. If you are just turning age 65, you have guaranteed issue rights and cannot be turned down. Plus, this insurance policy cannot be canceled. It will continue to be renewed as long as you pay the premiums on time and make no material misrepresentations.
Medicare Supplement insurance is available from Humana in Detroit, Warren, Dearborn, Grand Rapids, Flint, Lansing, Sterling Heights, Ann Arbor, Livonia, Dearborn, Clinton, Westland, Kalamazoo, Southfield, Troy, Pontiac, Taylor, Saginaw, Saint Clair Shores, Waterford, Royal Oak, Wyoming, Dearborn Heights, and most other Michigan cities and locations.
Tips and Disclaimers
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