Medicare Advantage vs. Original Medicare in 2024 (Differences Explained)

Medicare Advantage vs. Original Medicare both offer excellent coverage but differ in key ways: coverage, plan flexibility, provider networks, and cost. Original Medicare plans cost around $174/mo. Advantage plan premiums vary by company, and rates go up when you add benefits that Original Medicare doesn't cover.

UPDATED: Jul 9, 2024Fact Checked

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Kalyn Johnson

Insurance Claims Support & Sr. Adjuster

Kalyn grew up in an insurance family with a grandfather, aunt, and uncle leading successful careers as insurance agents. She soon found she has similar interests and followed in their footsteps. After spending about ten years working in the insurance industry as both an appraiser dispatcher and a senior property claims adjuster, she decided to combine her years of insurance experience with another...

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Brad Larson

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Brad Larson has been in the insurance industry for over 16 years. He specializes in helping clients navigate the claims process, with a particular emphasis on coverage analysis. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah in Political Science. He also holds an Associate in Claims (AIC) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designations, as well as a Utah Property and Casual...

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UPDATED: Jul 9, 2024

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