At some point in your life you may have had insurance with Blue Cross Blue Shield. Whether you had an individual or employer group plan, you probably formed some opinion about the company.
If your experience was good and you are Medicare eligible, you may want to check out the Blue Medicare PPO Advantage Plan.
A Medicare PPO allows you the benefit of saving money by utilizing in-network providers, but also gives you the flexibility to go out of network if you choose. This type of Medicare Advantage plan can offer more flexibility in that regard than a Medicare HMO.
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Blue Medicare PPO – a popular Medicare Advantage plan in Florida
Some Counties in Florida have a couple dozen Medicare plans to choose from. Competition is fierce for some plans with name recognition to attract new members. Name recognition is one problem Blue Cross does not have.
The Blue Medicare PPO plan attracts a lot of new members and many members stay with the plan year after year.
If you choose to enroll in a Medicare Advantage plan, you should be aware that plans can change benefits, premiums, providers or just not renew for the following year.
Blue Medicare PPO benefits from a strong network of providers as well as reasonable copays for many services. Part D is included in then plan.
If you are considering a Blue Cross Medicare plan you should have no problem locating an agent who can help you enroll. But before you do, you should take the time to do a thorough comparison of all your options.
Before you sign on the dotted line, you should also take a look at Blue Cross Medicare supplemental insurance as well. If you choose a supplement you can enroll in a Blue Medicare Rx Plan to cover your prescription drugs.
To compare plan premiums in your area check out the official Medicare site and enter you State and County to search for Blue Medicare PPO or other Medicare Advantage Plans offered by Blue Cross Blue Shield.