It is worth mentioning that the rates of the Medicare can considerably vary.
A quick look at the supplemental health insurance offered by AARP:
AARP Essential Plus Health Insurance Plan includes enhanced indemnity and with this plan a lowest cost-alternative to traditional primary health plan is offered. This plan covers hospital stays, surgical procedures, doctor’s visits, x-rays and tests. Nursing care, hospice and home health care is also included within this policy
Medical Advantage Insurance Plan:
It is an affordable alternative to the one of the best suitable traditional primary health plans. It is not at all a major medical plan; still it offers considerable amount of fixed cash payments. Expenses on Hospital stays and surgical procedures along with physician’s visits, x-rays and lab tests can be conducted with its help
AARP Essential Health Insurance Plan:
Premium amount of this plan remains considerably lower. This plan has been tailored for the people who are working.
- AARP Hospital Indemnity Insurance Plan
Attractive fixed cash benefits come with this Plan and the plan helps to cover out of pocket expenses. With this plan it is possible to afford hospital stays, intensive care stays and post hospital nursing care
AARP offers Medicare interactive counselors help during long term care, home health care and Convalescent care.
A quick look at the costs and choices:
- For the people seeking information about the prescription drugs, AARP facilitates consumer guide that can be accessed online
- AARP Rx Watchdog Report:
The AARP Watchdog Report checks the pricing along with the terms and conditions
AARP Urges Funding to Speed Approval of Generic Drugs:
As per response to a request from AARP, $10 million has been added to its 2007 Food and Drug Administration's (FDA’s) OGD or Generic Drug Approval