Welcome Vermont seniors! This page has the complete list of 2017 Medicare Advantage Plans for Vermont beneficiaries. Health plans are organized by county to make them easy to find. A Medicare Advantage plan replace your Original Medicare benefits with government approved private healthcare insurance (HMO or PPO) that saves money.
Rural counties in Vermont may have few HMO or PPO health plans, or possibly none at all. Advantage Plan providers uses hospital and doctor networks to provide care. Find your county below to start comparing plans..
Find a Vermont Medicare Insurance Agent!
We maintain an exclusive list of Medicare insurance agents and agencies licensed to sell Medicare Advantage plans in Vermont. Click Here to see your agents. You can request confidential quotes online to compare rates.
Supplement Plans vs. Advantage HMO or PPO: Full Coverage Health Plan Options in Vermont
Many seniors worry that a Medicare Advantage Plan will limit their services. If this is your worry, there is a second way to get full coverage healthcare. Medicare supplemental insurance combined and a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan work with your Medicare Part A and Part B benefits to give you the best coverage possible. If you are not aware of the benefits offered by Medicare Supplement insurance in Vermont, and how this type of plan protects you from excessive deductibles, co-insurances and co-pays, visit our Medicare Supplement Insurance page. All supplements sold in Vermont are standardized and regulated by the state. That means you can shop for the lowest price and rest assured that you’ll get all of the same benefits.
Vermont Medicare Advantage Enrollment Options
In general, there are two times that you can enroll in a Vermont Medicare Advantage plan that’s available in your county. The first time you can enroll is during your Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). For most people, your IEP happens when you turn 65. After that, you enroll in an MA plan during open enrollment, called the Annual Election Period (AEP). During AEP, which starts every year on October 1st and ends on December 7th, you can enroll, dis-enroll or change plans.
Enrollment itself is quite easy. Most people in Vermont use an independent Medicare insurance agent. Your agent is a licensed expert who knows the details of all of the plans available in your area. They get paid to find the best plan for you, and they are restricted by law from using selling and marketing tactics deems unethical by CMS. The second way to sign up is to go directly to the Medicare.gov website or call the Medicare.gov hotline. Click here to get started.
Medicare Plans & Insurance in Vermont
- 2017 Vermont Medicare Advantage Plans
- 2017 Vermont Medicare Supplements
- 2017 Vermont Medicare Part D Plans
2017 Medicare Advantage Plans in Vermont
The following Medicare Advantage Plans are available in Vermont, ordered by most available. Consult your county page for availability in your area.
- AARP MedicareComplete Choice
- GoldValue with Part D
- Gold PPO with Part D
- BasiCare with Part D
- UnitedHealthcare MedicareDirect Rx
- UnitedHealthcare MedicareDirect Essential
- AARP MedicareComplete