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Medigap and traveling outside the US

Additional health coverage may be offered by your Medigap policy for health care supplies and services you can get outside the US. Medigap has standard plans that include C, D, F, G, M, and N all provide emergency health care coverage for foreign travel emergencies when traveling outside the United States. No longer for sale are plans E, H, I, and J unless you bought one prior to June 1st of 2010 in which case you can keep the plan. Emergency health care for foreign travel are covered by all these plans. Medigap coverage outside the US plans like C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J,...

Medigap Policies will not cover all heal...

In general, a Medigap Policy will not cover things like long term care, dental, vision care, things like eyeglasses or hearing aids, as well as private nursing care, as in a private duty nurse. Non Medigap Plans There are insurance plans which are not a Medigap plan as in Medicare Advantage Plans. This could include PPO, HMO, or a Private Free for Service type of plan. Medicare Prescriptions Drug Plans are not Medigap, as well as Medicaid. FEHBP which is Federal Employees Health Benefits Program are not. Non Medigap also includes TRICARE, or Veteran’s benefits, any long...