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Learn About Medicare

Understanding Medicare and your health care coverage options

Medicare is federal health insurance offered primarily to people age 65 and older and disabled individuals under the age of 65. As one of Florida’s oldest and largest health plan providers, we’re focused on providing personal attention to the people we serve. We can help you navigate through the complexities of your Medicare health care and prescription drug options. Our goal is to help you find the plan that’s right for you.

Let us help you make sense of your choices

We're here to help make learning about your health care options as easy as possible. When you're ready for Medicare. Everyone is different when it comes to health care and prescription drug coverage, and there's no such thing as "one size fits all." Discover how Medicare works and the Medicare coverage options available from Florida Blue.

Let us help you get the coverage you need

As a health solutions company, we've been committed to helping generations of Floridians understand their health care coverage options for more than 70 years, and helping Medicare beneficiaries for more than 25 years. We'll help you evaluate your choices and explore our plans to see what makes the most sense for your needs.

Let us help you simplify Medicare

If you're going to be 65 soon, or are Medicare-eligible due to a disability, we'll help you make sure you have the right Medicare plan in place and make your health care future more secure.

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Florida Blue is a PPO, RPPO and Rx (PDP) Plan with a Medicare contract. Florida Blue HMO and Florida Blue Preferred HMO are HMO Plans with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Florida Blue, Florida Blue HMO or Florida Blue Preferred HMO depends on contract renewal.

For assistance, current BlueMedicare Classic (HMO), BlueMedicare Classic Plus (HMO), BlueMedicare Premier (HMO), BlueMedicare Complete (HMO SNP), BlueMedicare Select (PPO), BlueMedicare Choice (Regional PPO), BlueMedicare Premier Rx (PDP) and BlueMedicare Complete Rx (PDP) members should call our Member Services number at 1-800-926-6565. If you are not a Florida Blue Medicare member, please call 1-855-601-9465. Hours are 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. local time, seven days a week from October 1 to February 14, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. From February 15th to September 30th, we are open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., local time.

For assistance, current BlueMedicare Preferred (HMO), BlueMedicare Preferred HMO (HMO SNP) and BlueMedicare Preferred POS (HMO POS) Member Services number at 1-844-783-5189 for additional information. (TTY users should call 1-800-955-8770.) Hours are 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. local time, seven days a week.

Florida Blue Medicare Supplement Insurance policies are not connected with or endorsed by the U.S. Government or the Federal Medicare Program.These policies have limitations and exclusions.

Florida Blue is a trade name of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc., an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

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Last Updated: 10.23.2017

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