Save $ on Rx costs: Annual Switch for 2015 Medicare Prescription Plans
Plan formularies (drugs covered by the insurance company) and costs change each year, so you are given an opportunity to review and change your coverage. Be on the lookout for notices you receive from your prescription plan listing changes they are making for the upcoming year. Even if you are satisfied with your current coverage, look at other Medicare Rx plans to determine if there is a plan that will better suit your individual needs.
The dates for switching your Rx plan begin October 15, 2014 to December 7, 2014. If you would like help comparing the Medicare Part D plans for
- Complete a form (PIF) listing your medications. Forms are available at the Senior Center.
- Return the form to the Senior Center for one of our volunteers to do a drug plan comparison.
- When the results are ready, you will be contacted. An appointment can then be scheduled to review the comparison or switch plans if you choose.
We are grateful to Pete Cronin, Connie Hunt and Eleanor Loesch who will again donate their time to help compare Medicare Rx plans for Brookfield residents.
Pete will give a brief overview of the Medicare Part D enrollment on Friday, October 3 at 9:30am during our Men’s Breakfast and again on Friday, October 24 at 11:00am during Bagels and Chat. Please join us for one of these events if you would more information about comparing Medicare Part D plans.