California Medicare Supplements

 

California Medicare Supplemental Insurance Plans

Are you looking for California Medicare Supplemental Insurance Plans? If so, you’ve come to the right place.

Medicare supplements are also known as Medigap plans. Medigap plans are standardized. They are insurance plans that are regulated by the government and not the insurance companies.

What does a standardized plan mean? When you purchase a particular Medicare Supplement Plan, like Medigap Plan F, it will provide you the same exact coverage no matter which company you choose.

That’s right. Your Medicare coverage is the same no matter the company. It’s the same if it’s Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mutual of Omaha, Equitable, AARP or any other Medigap company. It’s the LAW!

Compare California Medigap Plans

It is important to know that even though the coverage for California Medicare Supplement Plans are the same, the rates are not. You need to compare the plan letters from company to company. For example, compare Medicare Supplement Plan F from multiple companies.

Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan prices are different when comparing California Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies.

The Medigap lettered plans (Plan F for example) are standardized.  This is a safety net put in place by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) to protect you. Insurance companies, by law, can’t make any changes to standardized Medigap benefits.

CMS, however, does not regulate premiums. Insurance companies adjust rates based on inflation, overhead, medical pay outs, marketing, etc.

Plan F with ABC insurance company can be very different from XYZ insurance company.

California Plan F premiums have a difference of $75  from the lowest to the highest priced plan.

*Example: Male, age 65 in zip code 92551:

  • The lowest Plan F premium is $148.00.
  • The most expensive Plan F premium is $223.00. 

How Medicare Supplements Work

Think of Medigap plans like this. Premium gasoline (Plan F) is the same at every gas station. However, it has different prices depending on where you buy it. You choose to buy the least expensive premium gas because it’s the same regardless of which station you get it from.

This is how Medigap works.  If you want to purchase Plan F, shop your Plan F with all the companies in your Zip Code.  If you are shopping for Plan G, shop all Plan G plans in your Zip Code.

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*Medigap rates listed in example are based on April 2016 premiums.

California Medicare Supplement Benefits

Plan F benefits are the exact same no matter what company you choose.  This applies to all Medigap plan letters.  You do not get better benefits by selecting a big or small Medigap insurance company.

Price comparison shopping is important. You must make sure that you are not spending more than you have to. Plans with the same letter have the exact same California Medicare Supplement Insurance Coverage.

Here is a Plan letter comparison.  Please take a moment and compare benefits. You may also want to read the  Medigap Plan F or Plan G comparison article. It may help you understand their differences.


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California Medigap Locations

Medicare Supplements are available statewide and in the California cities listed below. Understand that your Medigap benefits are based on the Plan Letter. Medigap Plan letter benefits are the same no matter where you live.

This is not always the case with Medicare Advantage plans (MAPD). MAPD benefits, copays and deductibles may be different based on your city or location. Please click on this link if you’re looking for additional Medicare Supplement states.

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Medicare supplement specialist Medicare supplement expert Hello, my name is Joann Quinn and I'm the co-founder of REMEDIGAP.com and a licensed independent insurance agent in multiple states. I've written over 50 articles about Medicare and Medigap insurance. My goal is to make Medicare and Medigap less confusing. I know Medicare seems overly complicated, but with some guidance you'll gain the confidence you need to make important decisions about your benefits.
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Tina Hiebert
Tina Hiebert
2018-09-19T15:12:34+0000
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2018-06-15T10:24:32+0000
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2018-04-30T17:14:07+0000
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2017-12-07T19:38:39+0000
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2017-11-07T04:00:53+0000
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2017-09-27T20:22:49+0000
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2017-07-18T20:22:21+0000
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2016-09-11T19:17:27+0000
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2016-08-07T23:18:56+0000
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2016-08-05T10:19:28+0000
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2016-08-03T18:24:41+0000
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