Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Plans
Pennsylvania is one of the thirteen original found states of the United States. It is the 5th most populous state with a population of 13 million with seniors age 65 and older making up 17% of it.
Quick Medicare Facts about Pennsylvania
- There are about 2.5 million beneficiaries covered under Medicare (2015, kff.org).
- Around 633,000 individuals have a Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Plan or “Medigap” policy. (2015, AHIP.org).
- The most popular Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Plans are Plan C, F, and N. (2015, AHIP.org).
Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Plans are available to help pay out-of-pocket costs that Original Medicare does not typically cover. In order to enroll in a Pennsylvania Medicare Supplement Plan, you must have Medicare Parts A and Part B. Pennsylvania has ten standardized Medigap plans for purchase. Benefits are the same across each letter category regardless of insurance carrier. For example, Plan F will have the same benefits as Plan F with another carrier. The only difference is the cost of the premiums. The best time to enroll in a Medigap policy is during the six-month Medigap Open Enrollment Period. This period begins first day of the month you both turn 65 or older and enrolled in Medicare Part B.
See what your options are by calling Plan Medigap at (800) 750-2407, complete our quote page, or view the link below to compare plans and rates in your area. We can answer any questions you have and assist in the enrollment process.