Medicare Advantage Plans by New Hampshire County
Hey New Hampshire seniors, welcome! This page has the complete list of Medicare Advantage Plans for New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire 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..
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Supplement Plans vs. Advantage HMO or PPO: Full Coverage Health Plan Options in New Hampshire
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 New Hampshire, 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 New Hampshire 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.
Medicare Advantage Enrollment in New Hampshire
Medicare Advantage open enrollment for New Hampshire beneficiaries, called the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP), happens every year starting on the 1st of October. AEP ends on the 7th of December, and your new plan election starts on the 1st of January. If you are new to Medicare, you are given a one-time Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). For most folks, their IEP happens then they reach age 65. In rare cases, Medicare will grant a special enrollment period. If you miss your IEP or the AEP, you’ll have to wait until the next AEP to enroll, so mark your calendar.
Are you ready to enroll, but you’re not quite sure how? No problem, it’s easy! Most New Hampshire seniors use an independent Medicare insurance agent to walk them through the whole process. Your agent is well versed in all of the plans available in your county, and they will help you compare plan features without trying to sell you on one plan or another. In fact, by law agents are required to follow strict selling and marketing guidelines. It’s all for your protection. If you’d rather not use a local agent, you can go directly to Medicare.gov. Click here to get started.
Medicare Advantage Plan in New Hampshire vs. Obamacare
Like a lot of New Hampshire seniors, you might be wondering how the new Obamacare law and the New Hampshire State Health Insurance Exchange affect Medicare Advantage Plans. In general, the new healthcare law leaves MA plans virtually unchanged. There are new rules specifying a medical loss ratio for the carriers, but that’s about it.
Here are some additional facts about your New Hampshire State Health Insurance Exchange. First, it’s not for New Hampshire seniors with Medicare or those with Medicare Disability, and you can’t trade your Medicare benefits for a plan on your state exchange. Second, your state’s health exchange won’t help you with additional benefits, regardless of your income level. If you need Extra Help, visit your local Social Security Administration office. Learn more about Obamacare at www.HealthCare.gov.
New Hampshire Medicare Advantage Plan Information
The healthcare insurance information provided on MedicareWire.com is derived from data files published by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). We make every attempt to keep our databases up-to-date. In spite of this, we simply cannot ensure the exactness of the details and only a licensed insurance agent can give you quote. For additional information go to the CMS website at: http://cms.gov.
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