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MEDICARE ANNUAL OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD

Nov 6th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Open Enrollment Period:  October 15-December 7 The Open Enrollment Period for Medicare is also known as the Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP). This three week period of time this year (2012) is when you can make changes in your Medicare coverage if you want.  The AEP applies to original Medicare, Medicare Advantage plans and Part [...]



SENIORS SAVE MONEY ON MEDICARE PART D PLANS

Nov 12th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Annual Open Enrollment for Medicare Part D Seniors may want to consider reviewing their Part D Medicare Plan, the Prescription Drug Plan in which they are enrolled.  The annual open enrollment period changed this year; it began October 15 and ends on December 7. That’s three weeks earlier than previous years’ deadline.  So from now [...]



CHANGE OF MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD

Sep 22nd, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Open Enrollment Dates Change for 2012 Every year there is an Open Enrollment Period in which Medicare beneficiaries can switch to a different plan.  If you want to change your Medicare coverage for 2012, you need to be aware the enrollment period has changed.  Instead of November 15 to December 31, this year the Medicare [...]



Senior Health: Open Enrollment Period for Medicare Begins November 15

Nov 16th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Open Enrollment for Medicare began yesterday, November 15, and continues through the end of the year, December 31.  This happens every year, and is the time when you can (1) enroll in Medicare or (2) change the Medicare Advantage plan or (3) change the Medicare supplement (Medigap) policy you have been on for the past year.  Some [...]