If you require a higher level of health care coverage or need assistance with some expenses not covered by Original Medicare, you have choices! Together, Direct Auto & Life Insurance in Aiken and Medicare.org are helping South Carolina Medicare beneficiaries explore plans and enroll in the right health insurance plan for their medical needs.
The federal Medicare health insurance program, including Part A and Part B, helps cover many expenses, but there are gaps in the coverage you may want to fill. Without supplemental coverage, you'll find yourself paying out of pocket for important health services like vision care, copayments, coinsurance, dental, deductibles, and prescription drug coverage.
If you're just aging into Medicare in South Carolina or are nearing eligibility because of a disability, you have choices as to how you receive benefits. Such as, you can choose to receive your benefits from either Original Medicare or through a Medicare Advantage Plan. And if you've already enrolled in Original Medicare (Part A and/or B), you could still be eligible to update your South Carolina health insurance selections during the Annual Enrollment Period (October 15th - December 7th).
Can Direct Auto & Life and Medicare.org help you? If you're eligible for Medicare insurance in South Carolina, we can! Medicare is generally 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.
We all have unique needs when it comes to our healthcare coverage. Take the first step in understanding yours and compare health insurance plans online at Medicare.org. You'll have access to side-by-side comparisons for Medicare Supplement Plans (Medigap), Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C), 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 South 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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