Are you or a loved one age 65 or over? Now is the time for re-assessment!

Thursday November 19, 2020

It’s that time of year! (No, not talking about the holidays.)

Are you or a loved one age 65 or over? Now is the time for re-assessment! 

Medicare Eligible?

Are you (or your loved ones) turning 65, and eligible for Medicare? Do you feel overwhelmed by all the information “bombarding” you?  If you’re confused by all the commercials and advertisements, you are not alone!

Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period is Thu, Oct 15 – Mon, Dec 7 for coverage in 2021, and you should review your plan each year. (It can save you $$)

Here are ways to explore your options:

  1. Watch this video to see how you can compare and enroll in Drug or Advantage Plans: https://youtu.be/QgXmY8-gEHk
  2. Make an appointment to meet with a certified counselor for free, unbiased assistance:
    1. Chapel Hill: Call 919-245-4274 or schedule online at orangecountync.gov/ocncshiip
    2. Durham: Call 919-688-4772
    3. Cary: Call 919-469-4081
  1. Call the Department of Insurance 8am-5pm Monday-Friday at 1-855-408-1212.