Searching for Medicare plans in Michigan? Let PlanPrescriber be your resource for Michigan Medicare information and plan comparisons.
Medicare beneficiaries, 65 and older or younger with disabilities, in the state of Michigan can choose from a variety of Medicare plans from well-known and respected insurance carriers. Michigan is the 8th most populated state with people 65 and older in the United States and 12% of the state's total population. Michigan is also only 1 of 9 states to have over 1 million residents (1.29 million) at the age of 65 and over and Michigan Medicare beneficiaries account for 16% of the state's entire population.
Here are some statistics on Medicare in Michigan:
Some well-known private insurance providers in Michigan that offer Medicare plan options include:
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 Michigan 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 Michigan Medicare beneficiaries.
A Michigan resident may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of another state; similarly, a resident of Detroit in Wayne County County may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of Lansing in Kalamazoo 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 Michigan 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 Michigan can select from the following:
Data provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation.