We can help you navigate the field and help you understand Medicare Advantage plans or the supplements that can fill the gaps in your coverage.
If you are at least 65 years old, or qualify for social security because of a disability, you are eligible for Medicare. Disabled persons are qualified if they have received Social Security for 24 months and individuals who have Lou Gehrig's disease can receive Medicare immediately upon approval of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
First, when you enroll in Medicare, you will enroll in Part A and Part B:
Once you’ve received your Medicare card, with effective dates for Part A and Part B:
There is additional coverage available in the form of Medicare Supplemental Insurance, also known as Medigap. Private companies offer these plans to provide additional benefits, like original Medicare deductible and coinsurance coverage. These plans are standardized into Plans A, B, C, D, F, G, K, L, M and N. The factors in choosing supplemental insurance may then largely rely on cost and reputation of the company.
There are a lot of options to navigate. You might find this What is Medicare video helpful or check out the medicare.gov web site. Or you can talk with an independent agent who can provide assistance to you at no extra charge. You’ll pay the same whether you choose a plan on your own or enlist the help of an agent. What do you have to lose? Contact licensed independent agent Jeff Carlson, today to discuss your options. (719) 360-8441. (This number will connect you to a licensed insurance agent.)
Colorado Senior Benefits nor its agents are connected with or endorsed by the United States government or the federal Medicare program.
We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide
is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov or
1-800-MEDICARE to get information on all of your options.