Q. Can I switch between Medicare supplement insurance and Medicare Advantage?
The Short Answer
You do have options when it comes to switching plans, but they are limited to time frames and may be limited if you have certain health conditions. This is why it’s so important to really understand this decision and think through what could happen long term with your health.
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- You can apply for a different Medicare supplement insurance plan at any time, but you may be denied coverage due to health conditions
- You may apply for a Medicare Advantage plan only during the Annual Enrollment Period from October 15-December 7 of each year. You cannot be denied this coverage, and it will be effective the following January 1