A new year often brings adjustments to Medicare.
See if any forthcoming changes might affect your benefits.
Medicare 2020 FAQ’s
During Fall Open Enrollment, there is a higher risk than usual for fraudulent activities. Medicare has rules about how plans can and cannot communicate with you during Fall Open Enrollment to market their insurance products. Knowing how to protect yourself...read more
If I Switch to Original Medicare During Fall Open Enrollment, Can I Purchase a Medigap Policy to Help With Cost-Sharing Gaps?
Medicare supplement insurance policies, commonly called Medigaps, are health insurance policies that offer standardized benefits to work with Original Medicare (not with Medicare Advantage). They are sold by private insurance companies. If you have a...read more
The Marketplaces do not affect your Medicare. Medicare Advantage Plans, Part D plans, and Medigap policies are not sold through the Marketplace. If you are eligible for Medicare, you should not use the Marketplace to get health and drug coverage, with two...read more
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP): Contact your SHIP if you have questions about any notices you receive. SHIP counselors can also help you use the Plan Finder to review your options and pick a plan that meets your needs. Visit...read more