Santa Clara County Medicare Supplement Rates

Santa Clara County Medicare Supplement plans and rates are some of California’s most favorable rates.  Medigap companies such as Anthem, Blue Shield, Health Net, Mutual of Omaha and Aetna offer great rates for this area.  Be sure to compare the different company rates, simply click on the company links below to view their rates.

Remember in California you have the “Birthday Rule,” which allows you to change companies with the same plan or a plan with less coverage, without having to answer medical questions.  It’s a guaranteed issue event.  Also if you are healthy you can also apply to another company anytime of the year, although you will have to answer the health questions on the application.

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If you are ending an employer health insurance plan you then enter a guaranteed issue time, where you can choose any company and plan of your choice.  All Santa Clara Medicare Supplement company plans are “standardized,” meaning the benefits are the same regardless of the company you choose.  But the rates are different, so you can choose a company with lower monthly rates for your plan each year when your birthday rolls around.  There is no need to stay with a company who does not offer competitive rates for your age and zip code.

Part D Rx … You can also choose a different Medicare Part D Rx plan company.  Mix and match your Medicare Supplement company with your Part D company.  Part D insurance companies have different monthly premiums and offer some drugs as preferred where other companies offer the same drug on their Tier 3 list.  Which will cost you more.  It is wise to compare Medicare Part D Rx plan annually, because they will make changes every year to their Formulary Drug list, which could affect you from one year to the next.

  • Santa Clara County Hospitals: Brover Medical Center, Columbia Mission Oaks Hospital, Cowell Health Center, El Camino Hospital, Good Samaritan, Henard Hospital, Los Gatos Community Hospital, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, O’Connor Hospital, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, San Jose Hospital, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Santa Teresa Community Hospital, South Valley Hospital, Stanford Hospital, Valley Health Center.

If you live in Santa Clara County, be sure to compare the Medicare Supplement rates above.  You may be surprised how much you can save.

Feel free to call or email anytime with your questions.

John Conner

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