October 11, 2019
Medicare Open Enrollment runs from October 15th through December 7th each year.
During this period, Medicare recipients should evaluate their current coverage and can make changes that will affect their coverage and the cost of their healthcare beginning in January 2020. This includes changing your Medicare health or prescription drug coverage for 2020, returning to Original Medicare or joining a Medicare Advantage Plan.
Download the 2020 Medicare & You Handbook here or give us a call at (520) 721-4848 and we would be glad to answer any questions you have.
January 24, 2018
LOSS OF LOW-INCOME SUBSIDY (LIS) LETTERS MAILED
Loss of low-income subsidy (LIS) letters were mailed to members who no longer qualify for extra help with their Medicare prescription drug costs effective January 1, 2018. The letter included members’ new premium and cost-sharing amounts that went into effect January 1, 2018. Members who no longer have the subsidy can switch plans as part of a special enrollment period (SEP) or stay with the same plan. The letters were sent to 214 Blue MedicareRx members. A sample letter is available here. (more…)