Tag - Open Enrollment

Senior couple now eligible for Medicare.

When can I join, switch, or drop a drug plan?

During your 7-month Initial Enrollment Period, when you first become eligible for Medicare. You can join a Medicare drug plan during the 7-month period that begins three months before you turn 65, includes the month you turn 65 and ends three months after you turn 65. If you join during 1 of the three months before you turn 65, your coverage will begin the first day of the month you turn 65. If you join the month you turn 65 or 1 of the three [...]