Blue Cross Medicare Options
You have a choice when it comes to your Medicare health coverage through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois. You can choose from our Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare prescription drug plans, and Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans.
Part vs. Plan
When you’re learning about Medicare, you may see a lot about "Parts" and "Plans." For instance, you may read about Part A or Plan A. The two are different, but they are easy to separate. Here’s what you need to remember:
Medicare also has plans that are not identified by letters. These plans include Blue Cross MedicareRx and Blue Cross Medicare Advantage. Blue Cross MedicareRx offers Basic, Value and Choice plans. Blue Cross Medicare Advantage offers HMO and PPO plans.
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Plans
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage plans offer all-in-one options that provide medical and prescription drug coverage.
Blue Cross MedicareRx Plans
Blue Cross MedicareRx plans provide coverage for your outpatient prescription drug costs.
Blue Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans
Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans offer simple options that help you pay some costs not covered by Original Medicare.