If you want additional health care coverage or need help paying some of the costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover, you have options! Together, Direct Auto & Life Insurance in Anderson and Medicare.org are helping South Carolina Medicare beneficiaries research, compare plans, buy, and enroll in the right health insurance plan for their 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. That means that unless you have supplemental coverage, you'll have to use your own money for health services like dental, vision care, prescription drug coverage, copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles.
If you're just aging into Medicare in South Carolina or are coming close to being eligible due to disability, you have options when it comes to receiving health benefits. Such as, you can elect to receive your benefits through a Medicare Advantage Plan or Original Medicare. If you're already enrolled in Original Medicare, Part A and/or Part B, you may be eligible to make changes to your South Carolina health insurance coverage 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 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. Take a step towards understanding yours! Explore health insurance plans online at Medicare.org. You'll see side-by-side comparisons for Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Part D), Medicare Supplement Plans (Medigap), and Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C). 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. Enjoy more peace of mind when you have the right Medicare insurance!
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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