. In addition to turning in your Part A and Part B advantages, many MAPD Plans gives advantages no longer available through Original Medicare which can also encompass dental, listening to, health programs, telemedicine, cash for wholesome food, non-public household assist, over-the-counter drugs, transportation to medical doctor visits, and different extras. Plans also can tailor their benefit applications to sure chronically-sick conditions such as diabetes or kidney ailment. MAPD Plans must cover all of the offerings that Original Medicare covers except hospice care. Original Medicare covers hospice care even when you're in a Medicare Advantage Plan.