WAYS TO GET PRESCRIPTION DRUG COVERAGE
There are two Ways to Get Prescription Drug Coverage. 1st is Medicare Prescription Drug Plan & 2nd is Medicare Advantage Plan (Part C).
- . These plans (sometimes called “PDPs”) add drug coverage to Original Medicare, some Medicare Cost Plans, some Medicare Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS) Plans, and Medicare Medical Savings Account (MSA) Plans.
- like an HMO or PPO) or other that offers Medicare prescription drug coverage. You get all of your and coverage, and prescription drug coverage (Part D), through these plans. Medicare Advantage Plans with prescription drug coverage are sometimes called “MA-PDs.” You must have Part A and Part B to join a Medicare Advantage Plan.