Searching for Medicare plans in Minnesota? Let PlanPrescriber be your resource for Minnesota Medicare information and plan comparisons.
Medicare plans in the state of Minnesota offer coverage options from well-known and respected insurance carriers. Many individuals in the state of Minnesota are eligible for Medicare including residents age 65 or older and younger individuals with certain illnesses or disabilities. Minnesota has almost 600,000 residents of the age 65 and older, accounting for 12% of the state's total population, with many, if not all, of these residents being eligible for Medicare. In Minnesota, 15% of all residents are Medicare beneficiaries.
Here are some statistics on Medicare in Minnesota:
Some well-known private insurance providers in Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota Medicare beneficiaries.
A Minnesota resident may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of another state; similarly, a resident of Minneapolis in Hennepin County County may have different Medicare plan offerings than a resident of Paul in Ramsey 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota can select from the following:
Data provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation.