A type of Medicare health plan offered by a private company that contracts with Medicare to provide you with all your Part A and
Part B benefits. Medicare Advantage Plans include Health Maintenance Organizations, Prefered Provider Organizations, and
Special Needs Plans. If you're enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan,
most Medicare services are covered through the plan and aren't paid for under Original Medicare. Most Medicare Advantage Plans
offer prescription drug coverage and if you want prescription drug coverage you must get it from the Medicare Advantage Plan.