Which Supplemental Medicare Plans Does AARP Sell in Arizona?
AARP (Insured by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company) sells 10 Medicare supplements in Arizona. Each lettered plan pays Medicare benefits differently (see comparison chart or check out our review). Here they are at a glance:
Community Rated Medigap Plans: When a plan is "Community Rated" the community will all be charged the same monthly premium if enrolled in the same plan. As an example, if you enroll at age 65 or 72 you would be charged the same amount. A premium is an amount that an insurance policyholder must pay for coverage. Premiums are typically paid on a monthly basis. In the federal Medicare program, there are four different types of premiums. ... will increase, but your age will not be a factor.
SAVINGS OPPORTUNITY: AARP offers Medicare SELECT is a type of Medigap policy (Medicare supplement plan) that requires its members to get their primary care from a contracted provider.... plan policies in some areas of Arizona. A Select plan is a Medigap policy that requires you to use specific hospitals and, in some cases specific doctors, to get the full financial benefit of the plan. A Medicare SELECT plan pays the Medicare Part A inpatient A deductible is an amount a beneficiary must pay for their health care expenses before the health insurance policy begins to pay its share.... when you use a network hospital or if you use a non-network hospital for emergency care. Otherwise, you pay the inpatient deductible. Other than that it's the same as the standard Medigap plan.
The following table shows what each AARP Medigap plan covers:
REVIEW: AARP Medicare Supplements in Arizona
AARP scored 5.0 out of 5.0 based on our scoring method. With a top 10 Plan F premium, more than 10 years in the Medicare Supplements are additional insurance policies that Medicare beneficiaries can purchase to cover the gaps in their Original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B) health insurance coverage.... business, and a strong financial rating from A.M. Best, we have confidence in AARP. Plus, they do not charge a policy fee. These are just a few reasons we recommend this carrier to seniors in Arizona. See the top 10 competition.
Here are the pros and cons from our analysis:
- The lowest Plan F premium.
- Excellent financial strength.
- More than 20 years in the Medicare Supplements business.
- Offers Medicare SELECT plans.
- Offers the 5 most popular plans.
- No charge for writing the policy.
About This Review
We reviewed AARP's Medicare supplement plan offering in Arizona versus all other insurance carriers in the state. Our review is unbiased. We use a formula that looks at years in business, A.M. Best financial strength rating, plans serviced, plan premiums and fees. We do not take into account rate increase history. Our goal is to present information accurately and without bias, based on our interpretation of factual information about each carrier.
Competition vs. AARP Plan F
Medicare Supplement F is the most popular plan sold in Arizona. The following table shows how AARP stacks up with the competition.
Contact AARP Medigap Sales
For more information about this Medicare Supplement carrier, and other plans on this site, call 1-855-728-0510 (TTY 711). You may also start your Medicare Supplement enrollment online. You can contact the plan directly at:
For assistance 24 hours a day, call 800-633-4227. TTY users should call 877-486-2048 or visit www.medicare.gov. If you qualify for Medicare but have not yet enrolled or verified your enrollment status, you can do so on the Social Security Administration website.
AARP Medicare Supplements are available to all Arizona beneficiaries, ages 65 and older, who are enrolled in Medicare Part B. If you are just turning age 65, you have Guaranteed-issue is a right granted to Medicare beneficiaries and applies to Medicare Supplement insurance (aka, Medigap plans). All states and the federal government enforce this essential right, which protects Medicare beneficiaries from medical underwriting.... and cannot be turned down by AARP. Plus, your policy cannot be canceled and it will continue to be renewed as long as you pay the premiums on time and make no material misrepresentations.
AARP services Medicare supplement insurance in Scottsdale, Phoenix, Peoria, Surprise, Mesa, Tucson, Tempe, Yuma, Avondale, Buckeye, Chandler, Goodyear, Gilbert, Lake Havasu City, Flagstaff, Bullhead City, and most other Arizona cities.
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On this page our goal is to help consumers: Compare AARP Medigap plans in Arizona with the best Medicare supplements available. Read our review. Get a free quote. Did we succeed?