Ohio Medicare Prescription drug coverage offers coverage to all with Original Medicare.
Ohio Prescription Coverage is offered by private insurance companies approved by Medicare.
Ohio Medicare Prescription drug coverage is also called Part D in Medicare.
Every company offering Medicare Prescription drug coverage benefits has different drug coverage, different premiums.
You are eligible to join Ohio Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage if you have Part A or Part B and live in the area of plan coverage.Cost of Ohio Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
A. Medicare Prescription Drug Plans-With these plans drug coverage is Added to the Original Medicare, some Medicare Cost Plans, some Medicare Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS) Plans and Medicare Savings Account (MSA) Plans.
B. Medicare Advantage Plans –These plans cover Part A and Part B and prescription drug Part D. Medicare Advantage Plans with prescription drug coverage are also called as MA-PDs.
For the people who need to cover more proportion of their cost of prescription drug coverage, a part of Medicare Prescription drug coverage plan gives Extra help.
This program is specially designed for those who need extra coverage for the cost of their prescription drugs which includes reduced premium and low copayment and deductibles.
Donut hole is part of Medicare Part D often called as Medicare’s Prescription Drug Coverage.
This is of major concern of people who have joined Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage. This coverage gap is between $2700 to $4550.Once you reach the drug cost of $2700, you are in the donut hole. You have to pay from your pocket for Prescription drugs till you reach $4550.After this the coverage gap ends and your prescription drug Plan will pay most of the expenses year around.
For any help about Medicare prescription Drug Coverage
Call Medicare: 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
Or Call Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP): 1-800-686-1578