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About Medicare

Learn the ABCs (and Ds) of Medicare

Understanding Medicare can be confusing, but we want to be a resource to help you learn about the different Medicare Parts and know how to get the coverage you need as you age.

Part A Part B Part C Part D

 Hospital Insurance

 Medical Insurance

 Medicare Advantage

 Prescription Coverage

Helps cover inpatient hospital care, skilled nursing facilities, hospice care, and home healthcare

Helps cover services from doctors and other healthcare providers, outpatient care, home health care, some medical equipment, and some preventative services

Combines Medicare Parts A and B and offers additional benefits at affordable costs

Lower premiums, if any, than Original Medicare

Additional benefits include Part D prescription coverage, hearing, vision, and dental as well as OTC coverage

Out-of-pocket costs have an annual maximum cap

Helps cover the cost of prescription drugs, including some shots and vaccines

Use Part D coverage by joining a Medicare drug plan or Medicare Advantage plan with drug coverage


Medicare Advantage plans provide more coverage than Original Medicare at affordable prices and give you the peace of mind that you’re covered for the future.

Learn More About KelseyCare Advantage Plans

Medicare and You

The “Medicare and You” guide is the official U.S. Government Medicare Handbook providing answers to all your questions. This booklet offers guidance on what is new and important along with education on Medicare services, benefit options, and explanations of coverage in an easy-to-read format.

Always at Your Service

Please Contact a Health Plan Specialist
at 713-442-5646 (TTY: 711)

8 a.m.– 8 p.m. | 7 days a week | From October 1 to March 31

8 a.m.– 8 p.m. | Monday – Friday | From April 1 to September 30

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