There are 19 insurance companies that sell Medigap plans in Washington. Medicare Supplements pay hospital and doctor bills not covered by Original Medicare, including deductibles and coinsurances. Please note that all of the rates shown are base rate samples from within your state. Use this information for comparison purposes only.
What Every Washington Senior Needs to Know About Original Medicare and Medigap
If you’re not already familiar with Washington Medigap plans and how they protect you from medical care liability, please review our Medigap Information page. To protect seniors, all Medigap policies sold in Washington are standardized. Medigap & You offers complete information about each type of Medigap policy and the benefits they provide.
Medigap vs. a Washington Medicare Advantage Plan
If you find your Original Medicare benefits lacking but can’t afford a Medicare Supplement plan, there is a second option. It’s Medicare Advantage. We have the complete catalog of Medicare Advantage Plans available in Washington. Most Medicare Part C plans also include a drug plan.
How-to Add A Prescription Drug Plan in Washington
A Washington Medigap plan does not pay for your prescription drugs. If you need a Medicare Part D Plan (most seniors do), you can review the complete list of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans available in Washington.
Eligability and Availability
You are eligible to apply for Medicare Supplement insurance in Washington if you are:
- A resident,
- Enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B, and
- You are age 65 or over.
Medigap plans are available in the following counties: King, Snohomish, Kitsap, Kittitas, Whatcom, Skagit, San Juan, Island, Pierce, Clallam, Jefferson, Lewis, Thurston, Grays Harbor, Mason, Pacific, Cowlitz, Clark, Klickitat, Skamania, Wahkiakum, Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, Grant, Yakima, Spokane, Lincoln, Stevens, Whitman, Adams, Ferry, Pend Oreille, Franklin, Benton, Walla Walla, Columbia, Garfield, Asotin, and most rural areas not covered by health plan networks.