It is indeed that time again. It is your annual your chance to make changes to your Medicare coverage. Medicare Open Enrollment (a.k.a AEP, Annual Election Period) is October 15–December 7. This is your opportunity to go over your health care coverage and see if you need to make any changes for next year. And, you may even decide you’re okay with the plan you have now.
Get ready, look around—you will find information about Medicare everywhere!
In your mail
Your mailbox will be filled but you may also get important notices from your current plan, Medicare, or Social Security if your coverage has change or any Extra Help you may get paying for prescriptions.
On the computer
Make sure you visit Medicare’s website Medicare.gov. Information about all the plans available in your area can be found there.
A local event— right around the corner, with people available to help you, like your State Health Insurance Assistance Program.
If you have questions or concerns and you reside in the WNY area, please free to give me a call. My motto is simple: When you pick up the phone, So do I!