There are many different enrollment periods to consider, but keep in mind that the Initial Enrollment Period only occurs when you are initially eligible for Medicare. However, it is important to know when this window begins and ends to avoid penalties or gaps in coverage.
The Open Enrollment Period lasts between October 15th and December 7th each year. During this time, you may make changes to your coverage, and you will not be required to go through underwriting. Read further to see why type of changes you can make in the Open Enrollment Period.
As a Medicare beneficiary, you have certain rights when it comes to coverage. “Why is it important to know these?” you may ask. Read further to see why this makes such a big difference when thinking about Medicare enrollments.
During the Annual Enrollment Period, you may hear the term “Scope of Appointment form” used often. You may have wondered what that is and why it is necessary. Read further to find out the "why" behind this important form!
Medicare Open Enrollment is one of the most complex topics to explain. There are so many time frames and specific details that must be discussed, to stay on schedule and not get behind. MWG Senior Services wants to ensure that we give you all the resources and information needed, so you are entirely knowledgeable of the Medicare Open Enrollment available to you.