Searching for Medicare plans in Florida? Let PlanPrescriber be your resource for Florida Medicare information and plan comparisons.
Medicare plans in the state of Florida offer plans from well-known and respected insurance carriers for those 65 or older and those younger with disabilities. Florida is the 2nd most populated state in the United States with 2.8 million people 65 and older (18% of the total Florida population), only California has more.
Here are some statistics on Medicare in Florida:
Medicare is a national insurance program administered by the federal government. Hence, Medicare eligibility and enrollment are the same no matter if you are in Florida or any other state. However, based on a Medicare beneficiary's location, the availability, associated costs, and insurance providers may vary for:
Unlike the ten standardized options of Medicare Supplement plans, additional benefits and coverage of Medicare Advantage plans and Medicare Part D plans may also vary between plans of the same type for Florida Medicare beneficiaries.
A Florida resident may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of another state; similarly, a resident of Miami in Miami-Dade County County may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of Orlando in Orange County County. It is important for Medicare beneficiaries to not only customize their search for Medicare plans based on their individual health and prescription needs, but also the county and state in which they reside.
To start comparing Medicare plans in Florida today, enter your zip code above for a customized list of plans available in your area. You can also enter in your medication needs to further tailor your search results and cost estimations.
Additional resources for Medicare beneficiaries and caregivers seeking general information and eligibility questions concerning Medicare in Florida can select from the following:
For more information on Florida Medicare, please visit http://www.myfloridamedicare.net/.
Data provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation.