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Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment 2021

Change Your Medicare Advantage Plan

Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment is between January 1 and March 31, 2021. During this period, you can make a one-time change:

  • Switch to a different Medicare Advantage Plan with or without drug coverage
  • Disenroll from Medicare Advantage and return to Original Medicare and join a Part D drug plan

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After March 31, 2021, you may be able to make Medicare plan changes by qualifying for a Special Election Period.

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Medicare Advantage Plan Changes

During the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment 2021 Period, you must be in a Medicare Advantage Plan to make a change. If you currently have Original Medicare, you cannot change to a Medicare Advantage Plan during this period. Furthermore, you cannot join a Medicare Part D Plan.

However, if you have a Medicare Advantage Plan, you can return to Original Medicare. Then you will have the option of joining a Medicare Part D Plan. Moreover, you will only have the option of changing your Medicare Advantage Plan until March 31, 2021. (Medicare.gov)

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Find the Right Medicare Advantage Plan

The right Medicare Advantage Plan provides you with the following benefits:

  • Costs less
  • Covers your drugs
  • Allows you to go to the providers you want, such as your doctors and pharmacy
  • Offers exclusive benefits that Original Medicare does not cover, like dental, fitness program, hearing, transportation, and vision.

Senior Healthcare Direct can help you find the right Medicare Advantage Plan. Click the button below.

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