Ohio Medigap or Medicare supplement insurance is designed to cover the gaps in Original Medicare.
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Ohio Medicare supplement insurance is run by private insurance companies approved by Medicare.
Medicare supplement insurance companies can sell any of the ten standardized Medicare Supplement insurance plans to you.
In Ohio, Medicare Supplement insurance plans are standardized and identified as letters A through N.
All the standardized Medicare Supplement insurance plans give same basic benefits and do not change with the company.
It is not mandatory for insurance companies to offer every plan in standardized Medicare Supplement insurance plans i.e. from A through N.
Only one person is covered in Medicare Supplement insurance plans so you need to buy Medigap policy separately for your spouse
License issued to the agent must be authorized by State of Ohio, Division of insurance.
Medicare Supplement insurance plan is renewable if you pay the premiums regularly
Medicare Supplement insurance plan enrollment period starts from the first day of the month in which a citizen of turns 65 or older.
In 2010 new laws have brought many changes in the Medicare Supplement insurance plans.
Some of the main features are