If you want additional health care coverage or need help paying some of the costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover, you have choices! In Wilson, Direct Auto & Life Insurance and Medicare.org are helping North Carolina Medicare beneficiaries research, compare plans, buy, and enroll in the right health insurance plan for their needs.
Even though the federal Medicare health insurance program, which consists of Part A and B, helps pay for a variety of medical costs, there can still be gaps in coverage. Without supplemental coverage, you'll find yourself paying out of pocket for important health services like prescription drug coverage, coinsurance, copayments, deductibles, dental, and vision care.
If you're just aging into Medicare in North Carolina or are nearing eligibility because of a disability, you have options when it comes to receiving health benefits. Such as, you can choose to receive your benefits from either Original Medicare or through a Medicare Advantage Plan. If you have already enrolled in Original Medicare, Part A and/or B, you might still be able to make changes to your NC health insurance coverage during the Annual Enrollment Period (October 15th - December 7th).
Can Direct Auto & Life and Medicare.org help you? As long as you're eligible for North Carolina Medicare insurance, we can! Medicare is usually available to people who are 65 or older and meet citizenship and residency requirements; are under 65 with certain disabilities; or are of any age with End-Stage Renal Disease.
Everyone's healthcare needs are different. Get to know yours and compare health insurance plans online at Medicare.org. You'll see side-by-side comparisons for Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C), Medicare Supplement Plans (Medigap), and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Part D). Then call 844-961-9453, TTY 711 to talk with a licensed sales agent who can help you select the right North Carolina Medicare coverage for your needs. Live well with Medicare insurance that's right for you.
Standard call center hours of operation are Monday - Friday 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. PT. During Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period (AEP), our extended hours are Monday - Saturday 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. PT.
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