Connecticut Medicare is a federal health program for people of age 65 or above. People with disabilities or with disease like End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) with age less than 65 are also covered by Medicare.
Connecticut Medicare Advantage Plan is different option than Original Medicare. Connecticut Medicare Plan offers the benefits of Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) and Part B (Medical Insurance). Connecticut Medicare Advantage Plans are also called ‘Part C ’or ‘MA’ plans.
Connecticut Medicare Prescription Drug coverage is offered in contract with Medicare by Medicare approved private companies.
Connecticut Medicare supplements are useful for the senior citizens above age 65 along with Medicare to share the benefits and the costs which original Medicare plan does not compensate.
Connecticut Medical Assistance program
Medical assistance is provided to people with low income and have extra health care expenses. There are many programs through which Department assist the beneficiary.
Connecticut Medicaid is a program that helps coverage for people with low monthly income and limited assets .It is a joint Federal and state program.
Connecticut CHIP provides coverage for residents who have no coverage because of their preexisting high risk conditions. It is regulated by HIPAA law. CHIP is also called Comprehensive Health Insurance Pool.
Connecticut Long term care insurance includes coverage of medical and non-medical care for people who have chronic illness or disability. Long term care insurance protects your assets and you from sudden medical expenses.
Some of the health insurance providers in Connecticut are