Medicare Advantage is technically known as Medicare Part C.
It replaces “Original Medicare” offered through the government with a private plan. There are advantages and disadvantages to enrolling in a Medicare Advantage plan.
Aetna has a very short video that explains Medicare Advantage pretty well:
Like we said, Medicare Advantage plans work well for some people, but many people prefer Original Medicare with a Medicare supplement (also called “Medigap”) plan. We’d love to talk to you to see which option might work best for you!