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Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans have limited enrollment periods in which members and prospects can make changes. It can be difficult to keep track of these periods of time, but as a Medicare beneficiary, it is critical that you know WHEN you can make changes to your plan.
Annual Election Period (AEP)—October 15-December 7
Open Enrollment Period (MA-OEP)—January 1-March 31 NEW IN 2019
Special Election Period (SEP)—varies
Initial Enrollment Period—based on your Medicare effective date
There’s a lot to keep track of with Medicare election periods! Feel free to reach out if you have questions or if you need to make changes.
Angela Damin, Your Medicare Teacher, is an award winning Medicare planning broker with over a decade of experience in the Medicare field. She meets people in person, over the phone, and via video chat. Angela has a Masters Degree in Education and taught elementary school before switching her subject matter to the Medicare realm. She spends her spare time chasing her twin toddlers.