The Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP) is coming soon! If you are going to shop plans any year this would be the year. The Annual Election Period is from October 15 – December 7. Let Medicare Health Plans guide you in 2015 to help you find the right plan for you.
Due to doctor reimbursement rates shrinking, the pool of doctors who accept Medicare is also shrinking in many areas. Early indications are that in many areas plans are increasing their premium and copays, while many of the zero premium plans may have to begin charging a monthly premium. As in past years areas with fewer Medicare eligible individuals will see the most drastic changes including the removal of some plans altogether.