Part B (Medicare Part B)

Also called supplementary medical insurance, this is the part of Medicare that helps pay for outpatient hospital services, medically necessary physician services, home health care and various other services and supplies not covered by Medicare Part A.

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In Focus

Feb. 14

Winter wish

Massachusetts

Brookdale Senior Living resident Eleanor "Ellie" Ross recently got to ski again thanks to a Brookdale partnership with two-time Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom.