What is Medicare South Carolina?
Medicare is the largest health insurance scheme of the US. It was founded by the SU government way back in 1965. The health scheme is jointly managed and administered by the federal government and the state. Medicare is extended to people who are above the age of 65, under the age of 65 but with some permanent disabilities and individuals of any age suffering from end stage renal disease (ESRD) i.e permanent kidney failure that requires a kidney transplant or dialysis.
The Medicare South Carolina Facts
The Medicare health insurance program comprises of four parts A to D. Following are some of the key facts of the four parts.
Part A (hospital insurance)
Part B (medical insurance)
Part C (Medicare advantage)
Part D (prescription drug coverage)
This part is also known as the supplemental plans that cover the prescription medicine costs. This has to be bought separately from third party insurers.