Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Health Plans in Newport County
Here are the 8 Medicare Advantage health plans that you can join in Newport County, RI if you have Medicare benefits. Each Medicare Advantage health plan meets or exceeds all Federal and Rhode Island state coverage requirements. Browse the plan links below to compare coverage options.
When You Can Enroll in a 2014 Medicare Advantage Health Plan
Medicare Advantage enrollment is restricted to the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) and your Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). The AEP open enrollment begins 15 October and ends 7 December, so mark your calendar. To learn about your IEP and other restrictions, see our Medicare Advantage Enrollment page.
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Review All Newport County Medicare Advantage Health Plans Before Choosing
Medigap & You suggests choosing a health plan based on your needs, not the lowest monthly premium. Your health insurance and coverage is very important. Please review each plan for the features and benefits you need most.
Rhode Island Medicare Health Plan Premiums
Most seniors with Medicare in Newport County are required to pay the standard Part B premium in addition to their Part C (Advantage Plan) premium. Some beneficiaries pay a higher rate on their Part B premium because of their yearly income (over $85,000 for singles and over $170.000 for married couples), or due to late enrollment. For more information about high income Part B and Part D premiums call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213.
2014 Medicare Advantage Enrollment
You must enroll in a Medicare Advantage health plan during open enrollment. There is an Annual Enrollment Period, or AEP, and an Initial Enrollment Period, or IEP. AEP starts on 15 October each year and ends on 7 December. When you first turn 65 or become eligible due to a disability you can enroll during your IEP. To read about enrollment restrictions, visit our Medicare Advantage Enrollment page.