Only a few weeks left in the annual “Medicare Open Enrollment” period - WMTV-7
The annual Medicare Open Enrollment period starts on October 15th and ends on December 7th of each year. This is a time during which you evaluate how your current healthcare plan fits your needs, and switch to another plan if desired. If you’re now on “original Medicare” you can switch to a Medicare Advantage plan, or if you now have a Medicare Advantage plan you can switch to a different plan or back to original Medicare. The tricky part is exploring whether your current plan is best for your existing healthcare situation, and understanding how Medicare Advantage plans compare to “original Medicare.” To help with that, this article at NBC affiliate WMTV-7 by Rachel DePompa offers “What to know about Medicare open enrollment.” Click here to read more or see Rachel’s video.