What Separates WellCare From Basic Medicare?

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When it comes to the ins and outs of Medicare, picking the right plan leaves you with a lot to think about. Original Medicare comes in two parts, A and B, that pay for different healthcare services and procedures. While these parts of Medicare cover the basics, they still don’t pay the costs of certain services and supplies — and those extras can add up.

WellCare is an insurance company that offers an alternative. It provides plans that cover several areas basic Medicare doesn't, potentially saving you money. Although the benefits depend on the plan you choose, it’s worth learning how WellCare stacks up against basic Medicare and the extras it provides before deciding for yourself if it's the right option.