This special enrollment is in addition to the traditional open enrollment period for Medicare beneficiaries that begins
The previous period did not align with part D prescription open enrollment. Previously, consumers were forced to choose between their existing plan and a Medicare supplement without prescription coverage.
"This temporary rule gives pre-65 consumers a second chance to enroll in a Medicare supplement which closely aligns with the ability to purchase a stand-alone Medicare Part D plan," DOI Director
For more information, go to doi.idaho.gov.
Subscribe to Daily Headlines
(c)2018 The Times-News (Twin Falls, Idaho)
Visit The Times-News (Twin Falls, Idaho) at magicvalley.com
Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.