There are 24 insurers offering Medicare Supplement insurance in Nevada. Medicare plans help you pay the coverage gaps in Original Medicare (Part A and B) Frequently referred to as Medigap, standardized plans cover deductibles, copayments and coinsurances at varying levels to meet different needs.
What You Must Know about Medicare Supplements in Nevada
If you are not yet versed in the Medicare Supplements available in Nevada, or how they cover your healthcare costs, read our Medicare Supplemental Insurance page. Although all policies are standardized, making them easy to compare, monthly premiums are not. We offer a complete overview of all Nevada Medigap plans and their benefits.
Medicare Supplements vs. Medicare Advantage
If you can’t afford a Medicare Supplement there is another option. It’s called Medicare Advantage. A Nevada Medicare Advantage (MA) plan protects you from big healthcare bills and may provide additional options that Original Medicare does not.
The big advantage offered by these plans are additional benefits, such as prescriptions, dental, vision and hearing, and the monthly premiums. However, which these advantages come some restrictions. Most importantly, choice of doctors.
The important thing to know about every Medicare Advantage plan is that they limit your Maximum Out-of-Pocket (MOOP) expense to a maximum of $6,700 per year. That makes them worth comparing to Medicare Supplements. We have the complete catalog of 2018 Medicare Advantage Plans available in Nevada.
Nevada Medicare Part D Plans (Rx)
A Nevada Medicare Supplement does not cover your prescription drugs. For this you need a Medicare Part D Plan (PDP). You can review the complete list of 2018 Medicare Part D Plans in Nevada.
Medicare Supplement Eligability
You can apply for a Nevada Medicare Supplement if you are:
- A Nevada resident,
- Enrolled in both Medicare Part A and Part B, and
- You are 65 years old or older.
Supplemental plans are available in the following counties: Clark, Lincoln, Nye, Esmeralda, White Pine, Lander, Eureka, Washoe, Lyon, Humboldt, Churchill, Douglas, Mineral, Pershing, Storey, Carson City, Elko, and most rural areas of Nevada.
Rates shown are samples from within Nevada for comparison purposes only. This page was last updated on 9/24/2017.