Important Dates

Opportunities to learn and enroll

Annual Open Enrollment Period

October 15–December 7.

Each year, you can make changes to your Medicare Advantage or Medicare Prescription Drug plan for the upcoming year. During annual open enrollment, anyone can join, switch or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan or Medicare Part D plan.

Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period

January 1–February 14

You can switch from a Medicare Advantage plan (except an MSA plan) to Original Medicare during the Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period (MADP). You can only make this coverage change if you have a Medicare Advantage plan. The MADP occurs every year from January 1 to February 14.

Medigap Enrollment Periods

There are additional opportunities to enroll. Some of them give you guaranteed acceptance regardless of health status.

Medicare Countdown Checklist

Use this checklist to prepare for your transition to Medicare coverage. View and download the checklist here.

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