Medicare Open Enrollment is almost over. If you’re thinking about changing your Medicare plan, you have until December 7 to take these actions:
- Change how you get your Medicare coverage—Original Medicare or a Medicare Advantage Plan
- Switch Medicare Advantage Plans (with or without drug coverage)
- Join, switch, or drop a Medicare drug plan
Even if you’re happy with your current health coverage, it’s important to know your Medicare coverage options and compare other health and drug plans during Open Enrollment. You may find Medicare coverage that better meets your needs for the upcoming year.
Compare Medicare health & drug plans for 2021
Not all Medicare coverage options offer the same benefits, and costs can change each year. There may be other health and prescription drug plans available that better meet your needs for 2021. If you take insulin, this Open Enrollment you may be able to get a Medicare drug plan that offers broad access to many types of insulin for no more than $35 for a 30-day supply.
Use Medicare Plan Finder to compare Medicare coverage options and find 2021 health and drug plans now.
Change your Medicare plan to best meet your needs
Think about your health care needs for the year ahead. If you like your current health care coverage and it’s still available and works for you in 2021, you don’t need to take any action. But, if you want to change your Medicare plan, act by December 7.