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Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans

What are they? Similar to a PPO or HMO, Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans are an another optionĀ for Massachusetts Seniors. Advantage Plans also know as Medicare Part C are administered by individual private insurance providers that are approved by Medicare. There are a variety of medicare advantage plans in Massachusetts. Medicare Advantage Plans cover Part A – Hospital visits and Part B – Doctor visits. Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans may offer extra benefits, such as vision care, hearing care, dental care, and in some cases health and wellness programs. Most do include Medicare prescription drug coverage (Part D).

Buying Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans

Residents of Massachusetts eligible for medicare have the option every year to enroll in medicare advantage plans. Before purchasing a medicare supplement or advantage plan review your medicare options with a qualified insurance agent . You can get quotes on Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans here.

Medicare Enrollment Periods: Medicare Enrollment
October 15th begins the medicare enrollment period for Seniors. Between Oct 15 - Dec 7th eligible Seniors can switch to a Medicare Advantage Plan, add a Medicare Supplement Plan or add on a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan. There are several other changes that can be made in addition. If you are looking to join a Medicare Advantage Plan or to get Medicare Supplement Insurance enter your zip code below.

Qualifications of Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans?

For those in Massachusetts about to turn 65 years old there is a window of opportunity to enroll into medicare. Generally, the eligibility requirement for Medicare is that you or your spouse worked for at least 10 years in Medicare-covered employment and you are 65 years or older and a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Applications are accepted online or at any Massachusetts Medicare Office for eligible seniors. If you want to look into additional coverage other than the traditional medicare visit our Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans listing and choose a provider listed in our medicare directory.

If you are a Massachusetts resident and are turning or just turned 65 it is important that you:

  1. Apply for medicare through a Social Security Office in Massachusetts or apply for federal medicare online. Any delay on your part will cause a delay in medicare coverage and can result in higher medicare premiums.
  2. Learn about the medicare options available in Massachusetts. Get a quote today! There is a limited window of opportunity to enroll in optional medicare programs, like medicare supplemental coverage,advantage and medicare prescription plans.

Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans

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Massachusetts Medicare Advantage Plans page updated Mar 27, 2012.

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