A description of the program itself, including the differences between Medicare Part A, Part B, Part C, and Part D

Medicare vs. Medicaid (70 points)

 

You have the option of creating a graphic or writing a 2- to 4-page paper that identifies the key elements of Medicare and Medicaid. Your assignment, regardless of the option you choose, must include:

 

  • A description of the program itself, including the differences between Medicare Part A, Part B, Part C, and Part D
  • Medicare Advantage versus the original Medicare plan
  • Eligibility
  • Medigap
  • Differences between participating and non-participating providers
  • Excluded services
  • Requirements for submitting claims
  • Coding issues that are specific to Medicare billing and coding.

Ensure your assignment (in either option) is detailed, cites two scholarly journals