If you are looking to get a Medicare supplement plan then you will definitely need assistance and guidance. While getting the Medicare plans A and B is a given, after that there are so many different paths that you can choose depending on what you need. There are certain Medicare supplement plans that offer prescription drug support and other unique amenities that might appeal to you.
There is also the Medicare Gap insurance that covers all the gaps that Medicaid has and insures that you will not need to pay too much out of pocket expense if you are going to be admitted into the hospital. There is also the “Medicare Supplement Policy” that you can get and it is very similar to Medicare Gap insurance in its benefits and costs.
Again, when you are choosing a plan it is important to consult someone as they will be able to walk through your needs with you and then tell you which plan best covers you for the insurance that you are looking to get. Each person is different and each family is different so do not assume that one plan works best for everyone and that is the plan you should get as well. Your best friend may have gotten a plan that works for him but what works for you is an entirely different matter.
The only thing to remember is that you must get a Medicare supplement plan. Whatever that plan is, the fact that you get the plan is what matters. It is the only way you will be adequately covered against out of pocket expenses, otherwise you will just end up having to pay so much money to hospitals and doctors because the initial Medicare plans do not cover it.