Medicare Advantage Basics
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Medicare Advantage Basics

December 1, 2011

People with Medicare can receive their Medicare coverage either through Original Medicare (sometimes called Traditional Medicare, or formerly referred to as "fee for service") or through a Medicare Advantage health plan.

Learn more about Medicare Advantage plans in this fact sheet.


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