Can I Buy A Medicare Supplement At Any Time?
You can buy a Medicare supplement at any time, but only during open enrollment. You can also purchase a Medicare supplement during a special enrollment period, which you can only do under special circumstances. Check with your insurance company or Medicare for the details.
what happens to my medicare supplement if i apply for medicaid?
Medicaid is a federal program to help people who can't afford to pay for nursing home care. If you apply for Medicaid and you have a Medicare supplement, you may be required to give up your supplement plan. You will have to do this in order to receive Medicaid benefits.
if i can't afford to pay for my medicare supplement, can i still get one?
If the cost of your Medicare supplement is too high for your budget, you can apply for the Medicare Cost-Sharing plan. The cost-sharing plan is a government program that helps you pay for Medicare's deductibles and coinsurance. To get this help, you must be eligible for Social Security. You'll receive the cost-sharing plan automatically if you are eligible, but you can apply for it if you aren't automatically enrolled.
i just retired and have a medicare supplement plan. can i apply for medicare?
Yes. You can apply for Medicare at any time, but you may have to give up your Medicare supplement plan to be eligible for Medicare.
i have a medicare supplement plan through the insurance company hmo. i want to switch to a ppo. which company do i have to go through to make the change?
You can switch to a different Medicare supplement plan from the same insurance company. If you want to switch to a different company, you'll have to cancel your current plan and then apply for a Medicare supplement policy with the new company.
i have a medicare supplement plan with national advantage insurance company. i am currently in the process of retiring. when i retire, if i'm eligible for medicare, will i be able to continue the plan?
Yes. You can continue your medicare supplement plan when you retire.
i'm a member of the aarp medicare supplement plan in california. what does this plan cover?
AARP's Medicare Supplement plans are known as "Medigap" plans. Medigap plans cover many of the things that original Medicare doesn't cover, such as copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles.
i'm eligible for medicare. how can i get a medicare supplement insurance policy?
You can buy a Medicare supplement policy from an insurance agent or a direct marketing company. To find an agent or direct marketing company, contact your state insurance department or visit Medicare's website.
i'm receiving social security, and i'm considering a medicare supplement plan. how do i decide what plan to get?
Medicare supplement plans are offered by private insurance companies. You can choose a plan from any company that offers the coverage you need.
i'm thinking about getting a medicare supplement plan, but i'm not sure what i need to do?
You can apply for a Medicare supplement plan at any time. To get a Medicare supplement plan, you must apply directly with an insurance company or with a Medicare insurance counselor. You can't apply for a Medicare supplement plan through Medicare. To learn more, see the Medicare website.
what is a cost-sharing plan?
If you don't have a lot of money, and you have to pay a lot for Medicare deductibles and coinsurance, you may be eligible for a cost-sharing plan. A cost-sharing plan is a government program that helps you pay for the deductibles and coinsurance that come with Original Medicare. To qualify for a cost-sharing plan, you must be eligible for Social Security. Once you qualify, you'll automatically be enrolled in the cost-sharing plan.
what is a medicare supplement policy?
A Medicare supplement policy is a type of health insurance that pays some of the things that Medicare doesn't pay. A Medicare supplement policy is also known as Medigap.
what is a medicare supplement policy (medicare part d)?
what is a medicare supplement plan?
A Medicare supplement plan, also known as a Medigap plan, is a type of health insurance that pays some of the things that Medicare doesn't pay. To learn more, see the Medicare website.
what is a medicare supplement plan (medicare part d)?
A Medicare supplement plan is a type of health insurance that pays some of the things that Medicare doesn't pay. To learn more, see the Medicare website.
A Medicare supplement plan is a type of health insurance that pays some of the things