Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Health Plans in Ellis County
You have 13 qualified Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO and PFFS health plans available to you in Ellis County, TX. Each Medicare Advantage health plan meets or exceeds all Federal and Texas state coverage requirements. Browse the plan links below to compare coverage options.
Open Enrollment Periods for 2014 Medicare Advantage Health Plans
For most people, Medicare open enrollment, also called the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP), starts on 15 October and ends 7 December. The exception to this rule is your Initial Enrollment Period (IEP), which happens when you turn 65 or become eligible due to disability. For more information, see our Medicare Advantage Enrollment page.
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Choose Your Ellis County Medicare Advantage health plan Wisely
Medigap & You recommends choosing a Medicare Advantage health plan based on the total cost, not simply the monthly premium. Your health insurance and coverage is very important. Please review each plan for the features and benefits you need most.
Texas Medicare Advantage Premiums
In Ellis County, most seniors with Medicare benefits must pay both their Part B and Advantage Plan premiums. If you earn more than $85,000 per year (over $170.000 for married couples), you pay a slightly higher rate on your Part B premium than those earning less. You may also pay more if you have a late enrollment penalty. To learn more about high income Part B and Advantage Plan premiums call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213.
2014 Medicare Advantage Enrollment
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.