Medicare Open Enrollment October 15 - December 7

 

The Annual Open Enrollment period for Medicare health and drug plans begin on October 15, and ends December 7. Each year, plan costs and covered benefits can change. Medicare beneficiaries should look at their Medicare coverage choices and decide what options best meet their needs. Beneficiaries who need assistance can visit www.medicare.gov, call 1-800-MEDICARE, or contact their State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP).

 

For more information on Medicare Open Enrollment and to compare benefits and prices of 2015 Medicare health and drug plans, please visit: http://www.cms.gov/Center/Special-Topic/Open-Enrollment-Center.html.

 

For state-by-state information on discounts in the donut hole, please visit: http://downloads.cms.gov/files/Summary-Chart_2010-July-2014.pdf.

 

For state-by-state information on utilization of preventive services at no cost sharing to beneficiaries in Medicare, please visit: http://downloads.cms.gov/files/State-Level-Preventive-Services_YTD-2014_July-2014.pdf.