Arizona Senior Health Insurance Providers (AZ)
It's always been a bit more difficult to get health care insurance at an older age; so it's always been known that you should try to obtain it while you are still young. In the state of Arizona, Noridian Administrative Services was selected to be the contractor for Medicare policies in the state by the Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services. Now, in the state of Arizona, individuals who are 65 and older (and the disabled) are able to get the medical insurance they need. After enrolling in the Medicare program, you will receive a policy card to provide to physicians that accept Medicare.There are two types of Medicare plans offered in the state of Arizona - Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B. With the Medicare Part A plan; you are given coverage for the services you use at the hospital or health care facility you use. Most of the fees rendered are paid for by the Part A policy, but you still have to pay coinsurance or yearly deductibles. It is recommended that you also enroll in the Medicare Part B plan to get coverage you need for doctor visits and medical supplies. There is a monthly premium, which is determined by the income of your household.
Arizona Division of Aging and Adult Services
Arizona's Division of Aging and Adult services offers services from its State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), which provides free counseling and Medicare guidance for seniors looking for a specific health plan.Arizona's SHIP counselors are professionals who are trained to know all the laws related to Medicare, health insurance, and health care. These unbiased, independent counselors are not influenced by insurance companies or agents and are not licensed to sell insurance.
Counselors can meet you in your home, where ever you may live in Arizona, and you can even attend one of the regular public presentations that are given by these counselors.
Providers for Medicare plans available in AZ1
Universal Any, Any, Any
APIPA Personal Care Plus
Bridgeway Health Solutions
Desert Canyon Community Care
Health Choice Generations
Maricopa Care Advantage
Mercy Care Advantage
ONECare by Care1st Health Plan of Arizona
SCAN Health Plan Arizona
Sun Health MediSunONE
Team Care Advantage
HealthMarkets Care Assured