The senior-living provider’s guide to Medicare open enrollment and 2016/2017 consumer mailings [Infographic]
It's that time of the year again! Along with the annual change of seasons from summer to fall comes Medicare open enrollment.
- The Annual Election and Open Enrollment Periods will begin on October 15 and end on December 7, 2016.
- Marketing by Medicare Part D plans will begin on October 1, 2016.
- Medicare Part D plan changes will all take effect on January 1, 2017.
CMS has also recently released the Guide to Consumer Mailings from CMS, Social Security, & Plans in 2016/2017. The following infographic, which is based on the CMS guide, provides an overview of all annual mailings, including the timing, sender, and any action the beneficiary needs to take.