U.S. Rep. Bill Enyart (D-Illinois) announced that Medicare’s Open Enrollment period is under way.
“Southern Illinois seniors can now change their Medicare plan or sign up for 2015 coverage,” Enyart said. “It’s important to know that the open enrollment period is now through Dec. 7.”
Medicare Open Enrollment is the period in which seniors and disabled persons can make alterations to their Medicare coverage. Additionally, new enrollees can sign up for coverage beginning in 2015. The open enrollment period ends on Dec. 7.
Individuals interested in learning more can visit the federal government’s website at www.medicare.gov. Enyart’s office is available for assistance with Medicare concerns as well; visit www.enyart.house.gov to find a local district office.