Glossary

B

  • Benefit Period

C

  • Coinsurance
  • Custodial Care (Non-skilled Care)

D

  • Deductible
  • Durable Medical Equipment

E

  • Excess Charges

G

  • Guarantee Issue
  • Guaranteed Renewable

H

L

  • Lifetime Reserve Days

M

  • Medical Insurance (Medicare Part B)
  • Medical Underwriting
  • Medically Necessary
  • Medicare Advantage Plans (Medicare Part C, such as an HMO or PPO)
  • Medicare Supplement or Medigap
  • Medicare-approved Amount

O

  • Open Enrollment

P

  • Prescription Drug Plan (Medicare Part D)
  • Preventive Care

S

  • Skilled Nursing Facility
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