Saturday, August 17, 2019

Frequently Asked Medicare Retiree Questions


Q.

When do I become eligible for benefits?

A.

A Participant becomes eligible on the Medicare plan when they turn age sixty-five (65), or otherwise are eligible for Medicare;

You must be enrolled on in Part A and B of Medicare; and

You must have met the eligibility requirements for Retired Plan A, Retired Plan B, Retired Plan C or the Early Retiree Plan

Q.

What Medicare Supplement/Medicare Advantage Plans and Dental Plans are offered?

A.

The following Plans are offered:

Medicare Supplement Plans

Insurer

Description of the Plan

Regence BlueCross BlueShield

Oregon Companion Plan F (closed to new enrollment)

Regence BlueCross BlueShield

Washington Companion Plan F (closed to new enrollment)

Regence BlueCross BlueShield

Oregon Bridge Plan F

Regence BlueCross BlueShield

Clark County Bridge Plan F


Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan

Insurer

Description of the Plan

ASURIS Northwest Health

ASURIS Medicare Script Enhanced


Medicare Advantage Plans

Insurer

Description of the Plan

Regence BlueCross BlueShield

MedAdvantage with Prescription Drug Enhanced (PPO)

Providence Health Plans

Medicare Extra with Prescription Drug

PacificSource

Essentials Rx 14 Plan

UnitedHealthcare

Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MAPD) HMO

Kaiser Permanente

Senior Advantage (MAPD)

 

Medicare Dental Plans

Insurer

Description of the Plan

Kaiser Permanente

Dental Plan

Willamette Dental

Dental Plan


Q.

Whom should I call if I have questions about Medicare Plans offered through the Trust? 

A.

The Trust Office at (800) 547-4457