Attention to Date: In 2020 Medicare beneficiaries who don’t already have what’s known as Medigap Plan C or Plan F insurance will not be able to purchase it because the federal government will be closing those plans to new enrollments.
If you are age 65 now, or will reach age 65 between now and January 1st, 2020, you can still sign up if you qualify because you will be in your Open Enrollment Period or if the insurance company admits you.
Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is the time of year in which you can make changes to your Medicare coverage.
This time frame runs from October 15th to December 7th of every year.
So what does this mean for you?
During AEP you are able to:
Article courtesy of The Medicare Blog.
By Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
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