Definitions for "Medigap"
Medicare supplemental health insurance policy offered by private insurance companies that fills the gaps in the original Medicare plan.
Private insurance purchased by Medicare participants on a voluntary basis that is designed to fill the gaps in Medicare, such as coinsurance, deductibles and noncovered services (e.g., hospital stays beyond a certain length).
MediGap plans are supplements to Medicare insurance. MediGap plans vary from State to State; standardized MediGap plans also may be known as Medicare Select plans.
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See Chapter 3.
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Nursing Homes