The table below highlights key differences between the available It's Your Choice Medicare plan design options. Medicare Advantage with UnitedHealthcare® is a new option for Medicare-enrolled retirees and their Medicare-enrolled dependents.

 

Medicare Advantage

Medicare Plus

Health Plan Medicare

Monthly Payment (Premium)

$

$$

$$$

Coverage Area
Emergency and urgent care are covered out-of-network for all plans

Nationwide

Worldwide

Local, county-based

Administered By

UnitedHealthcare

WEA Trust

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Coverage Includes Items Not Covered by Medicare


Hearing aids, routine hearing and vision exams, durable medical equipment


Only helps pay for items partially covered by Medicare


Hearing aids, routine hearing and vision exams, durable medical equipment

Skilled Nursing Facilities
Covered length of stay

120 days at any facility

120 days at a Medicare-approved facility

30 days at a facility not approved by Medicare

120 days at any facility