What Is the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period?

  During the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period (MA OEP), you can switch from your Medicare Advantage Plan (excluding Medical Savings Accounts, cost plans, and PACE) to another Medicare Advantage Plan or to Original Medicare with or without a stand-alone...

How Do I Review My Current Medicare Health and Drug Coverage

Regardless of how you receive your Medicare coverage, you should consider:  Your access to health care providers you want to see.  Your access to preferred pharmacies.  Your access to benefits and services you need.  The total costs for insurance premiums,...

How Do Star Ratings Work?

Star ratings are quality ratings that provide a measure of a plan’s performance. Medicare scores Medicare Advantage Plans and Part D plans in several categories, including quality of care and customer service. Ratings range from one to five stars, with five being the...

How Does the Medicare Plan Finder Work?

The Medicare Plan Finder is an online tool that helps you look up and compare plans in your area. To access the Medicare Plan Finder, visit www.medicare.gov. Plan Finder gives you the option to do either a personalized search or a basic search.  The personalized...