Medicare Supplements

United American has been a prominent Medicare Supplement insurance provider since Medicare began in 1966. Additionally, we’ve been a long-standing participant in the task forces working on Medicare Supplement insurance policy recommendations for the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.

Insurance Products

When you become a United American policyholder, you gain freedom of choice. Our products allow you to keep your choice of trusted doctors and hospitals. 

Group Insurance

United American Insurance Company has been a market leader in providing insurance to employer and union group sponsors for 25 years.


United American has been underwriting life and health insurance since 1947. Thousands of independent agents/agencies have found success selling our life, health, and Medicare Supplement policies.


One of the many things United American is well-known for is our superior customer service. When it comes to your health, we believe education, service, and support are vital. With our experience and stability, we’re the Company that does what it says it will do.

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Because of our 50+ years of experience in providing life, supplemental health and Medicare Supplement insurance, United American offers superior customer service to both our agents and customers.  Never stress about your claim status with our online claim tracker. Need more help? Let one of our licensed agents assist you.


At United American, we only provide knowledgeable and licensed agents to service you. Say goodbye to wasted hours spent on hold and bid good riddance to talking to artificial intelligence. Hear a live voice or get one-on-one time with one of our licensed agents today.

Can I Buy a Medicare Supplement Plan Through the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace?

Can I Buy a Medicare Supplement Plan Through the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace?

Are you looking for a Medicare Supplement Plan?

If you have Original Medicare, a Medicare Supplement plan can help fill in some of the gaps of Original Medicare. According to, "A Medicare Supplement insurance (Medigap or Med Supp) policy helps pay some of the health care costs that Original Medicare doesn't cover, like: Copayments; Coinsurance; Deductibles."1 If you're interested in buying one, you might be wondering where to look.

Are Medicare Supplement Plans Available Through the Health Insurance Marketplace?

No. Medicare Supplement insurance is available only to people on Medicare. The Health Insurance Marketplace, available at for most states, helps people who are not on Medicare shop for health insurance. However, according to, "Medicare isn't part of the Health Insurance Marketplace," and "the Marketplace doesn't offer Medicare supplement (Medigap) insurance."2

So what are your options when looking for a Medicare Supplement Plan?

Where to Find a Medicare Supplement Plan

Medicare Supplement Plans are offered through private insurance companies. However, despite there being a variety of providers, all plans of the same letter are standardized so benefits remain the same.

You have many different insurance companies to choose from, as well as an assortment of Medicare Supplement plans to best fit your needs. Plus, plans are standardized across companies, so you won't have to worry that a certain plan from one company will provide different benefits than that same plan from another company.

Shop Around

The best place to start your search for a Medicare Supplement plan is online. Research each plan and each company you're interested in to make sure the plan's benefits and the company are the right options for you. Most state Insurance Departments have a consumer Medicare Supplement or Medigap guide online where you can compare plans and premiums. If you have any questions about a Medicare Supplement plan, contact a licensed insurance agent.

Your style is your choice. Shouldn't your doctor and your coverage be, too?

Learn more about Medicare Supplement insurance options.

1, What's Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap)?, 2019
2, Medicare and the Marketplace, 2019, 2019