4 Must-Know Facts About Medicare Enrollment & Hurricane Sandy

Medicare beneficiaries: If you’ve been impacted by Hurricane Sandy and can’t meet the Dec. 7 annual open enrollment period deadline, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is offering other options. The best scenario is to select the Medicare plan you want for 2013 in time to ensure your health and prescription drug coverage kicks in by Jan. 1, 2013. But what if you can’t? If you can’t select a plan by Dec. 7  you can still enroll in …

Reminder: Medicare Open Enrollment Is Almost Here

The changing of the seasons can spark the desire to change other things in our lives; your wardrobe, maybe your Medicare coverage? If you are a current Medicare participant, but have a hankering to change your plan, now’s the time to do it. Don’t miss your chance to mix up your Medicare options during open enrollment, October 15 – December 7th, and changes you make become effective on January 1, 2012. Learn more about the Open Enrollment here. And if …

Medicare Open Enrollment Begins TODAY

Open enrollment is here! And AARP is here to remind Americans to review their coverage – and consider all of the options to find the coverage that best fits your individual and specific needs. Americans in Medicare have until December 31st to add, drop or change prescription drug and health care plans for 2011…but don’t delay. December 31st will be here before we all know it. You can use the Medicare Plan Finder at www.medicare.gov to research the plans that …