Important Dates

Opportunities to learn and enroll

The annual fall Open Enrollment Period for people making changes to their Medicare coverage

October 15–December 7.

Each year, you can make changes to your Medicare Advantage or Medicare prescription drug coverage for the following year. During open enrollment anyone can join, switch or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan or Medicare Part D plan. You may also apply for Health Tradition for 65 Plus to supplement your Medicare Part A and Part B coverage.

Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period

January 1–February 14, 2018

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.

Other Medigap enrollment periods

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

This is an advertisement for insurance. In offering Medicare Select insurance, neither Health Tradition Health Plan nor its agents are connected with Medicare.