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Now’s your chance to get a Blue Shield Medicare Supplement plan.

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Get the coverage you want and lower your out-of-pocket costs with our Medicare Supplement plans (also known as Medigap). Access $2,000 in extra benefits1 with our new Plan G Extra!

For a limited time2, you can enroll in one of our Medicare Supplement plans without the hassle of underwriting – that means no medical exam needed! Choose from our popular Plan F Extra4 or our new Plan G Extra, which includes $2,000 in extra benefits1:

  • One-time per use quarterly allowance for eligible over-the counter items
  • Doctors on-call 24/7
  • SilverSneakers® gym membership
  • Vision5 and hearing aid benefits, and more

See any medical doctor or hospital that accepts Medicare, and get the coverage you need with a Blue Shield Medicare Supplement plan today. Enroll now!

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The value of Blue

Medicare doesn’t have to be so complicated. To simplify your Medicare coverage decision, Blue Shield has modernized our Medicare Supplement plan offerings.

You can count on Blue Shield, because all five of our unique plans are priced based on the coverage they provide. That means you can choose the level of coverage that meets your healthcare needs and budget.

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Pick your plan

It’s time to decide which Medicare Supplement plan is right for you. Although you may pay a higher monthly rate for more coverage with one of our plans, you will reduce your overall healthcare expenses and get $2,000 in extra benefits1.

Find the Medicare Supplement plan that’s right for you

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PLAN A
PLAN N
PLAN G
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PLAN G
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PLAN F
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Plan A is our basic Medicare Supplement plan with the lowest monthly rate7. It includes coverage for Medicare Parts A and B copayments and coinsurance, with a few additional perks like the SilverSneakers® fitness program.

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For a slightly higher rate7, Plan N includes coverage for Medicare Part A deductibles, copayments and coinsurance. Plus, coverage for skilled nursing facility care, foreign travel emergencies, and the SilverSneakers® fitness program. With this plan, you would be responsible for paying:6

  • Up to a $20 copayment for office visits
  • Up to a $50 copayment for visits to the emergency room
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Blue Shield has recently reduced Plan G rates for most ages!8 It includes coverage for Medicare Part A deductibles, and Part A and Part B copayments and coinsurance, plus:

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Plan G Extra offers everything our regular Plan G offers plus additional benefits, including:

  • Vision benefits including coverage for the cost of eye exams, frames and eyeglass or contact lenses not traditionally covered by Original Medicare5
  • SilverSneakers® fitness program
  • Over-the-counter (OTC) items benefits that provide a one-time per use quarterly allowance for eligible OTC health and wellness products such as cold and allergy medicines, first-aid supplies, pain relievers, and more3
  • Hearing aid benefits that include an annual hearing test and coverage for Vista brand mid-level and premium-level hearing aids for a low copay
  • Skilled nursing facility care
  • Foreign travel emergencies
  • 100% coverage of Medicare Part B excess charges
  • Physician consultation benefits available by phone or video via computer or mobile app
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Though this plan has the highest monthly rate, Plan F Extra4 is our most extensive benefits package. It covers Medicare Part A and B deductibles, copayments and coinsurance, plus:

  • Vision benefits including coverage for the cost of eye exams, frames and eyeglass, and contact lenses not covered by Original Medicare5
  • SilverSneakers® fitness program
  • Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) - an emergency alert system that provides access to help 24/7, at a push of a button
  • Hearing aid benefits that include an annual hearing test and coverage for Vista brand mid-level and premium-level hearing aids for a low copay
  • Skilled nursing facility care
  • Foreign travel emergencies
  • 100% coverage of Medicare Part B excess charges

* Plan F Extra will only be available to applicants who attain age 65 or first become eligible for Medicare benefits due to disability before January 1, 2020.

** Vision benefits have limited access outside of California.

*** Plan N pays 100% of the Part B coinsurance, except for a co-payment of up to $20 for some office visits and up to a $50 co-payment for emergency room visits that do not result in an inpatient admission.

For all plan details and rates, use our quoting tool to get a quote and apply. If you are looking for more specific plan details, please visit our main website at www.blueshieldca.com/medicare.

Savings and convenience

Medicare Rate Savings

Welcome to Medicare Rate Savings9

New to Medicare Part B? You can save $25 each month on your Medicare Supplement plan rates.

To qualify, you must be age 65 or older, and we must receive your application within six months of the date you enrolled for benefits under Medicare Part B.

Savings will be effective for the first 12 months of your plan dues. The Welcome to Medicare Rate Savings is available for plans A, Plan F Extra, G and Plan G Extra.

Household Savings Program

Household Savings Program9

If you and another member of your household are interested in enrolling in the same plan type, you could save 7% on your combined individual plan rates through our Household Savings Program.

Easy$Pay savings

EASY$PAY SAVINGS9

If you sign up for Easy$Pay when you enroll in a Medicare Supplement plan, you’ll save $3 per month. This service automatically transfers your monthly payment from your checking or savings account.

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Already have a Medicare Supplement plan?10

Switching to a Blue Shield plan can be easy. With our Medicare Supplement Special Enrollment Period (SEP)*, you can switch to a Blue Shield Medicare Supplement plan of equal or lesser value at any time during the year without going through underwriting.

Want Dental coverage?

Want dental coverage?

Blue Shield offers affordable Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) Dental plans to our Medicare Supplement members. It’s a great way to get all your coverage at once with access to all your benefits in one place.

Want prescription drug coverage?

Want prescription drug coverage?

Original Medicare does not cover prescription drugs. Learn more about Blue Shield’s affordable Part D prescription drug coverage here.

Unsure which plan to choose?
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