Aetna Medicare Insurance for Illinois
No matter where you live in Illinois, from the Windy City down to Spillertown, your health needs are important. Currently, over 2.2 million Illinois residents receive Medicare benefits.* Aetna Medicare plan benefits can help you with your health expenses and keep you active and healthy for years to come.
*Kaiser Family Foundation https://www.kff.org/medicare/state-indicator/total-medicare-beneficiaries/
To learn more about the available Medicare benefits in your area, call to talk to a licensed agent about Aetna Medicare.
Types of Medicare plans in the Prairie State
Even the Curse of the Billy Goat can't keep you from getting Medicare in Illinois. With plenty of different Medicare plans to choose from, there’s a plan for each Illinoisan! Whether you’re looking for a Medicare Advantage plan or Medicare supplement plans, you can find an option that suits you at an affordable rate.
Am I eligible for Medicare in Illinois?
Most Illinois residents 65 or older and legal US residents are eligible for Medicare. Some residents under 65 with certain health conditions may be eligible as well. Original Medicare (Parts A and B) gives you plenty of coverage, but for those seeking more benefits, Medicare Advantage plans have you covered. The plans may have vision, dental, hearing and prescription drug coverage.
Medicare’s varied options have different levels of eligibility. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your eligibility for Medicare plans, including Aetna Medicare Advantage, make the call. A friendly, licensed agent can help.
When can I enroll?
There are three primary Medicare enrollment periods:
Initial Enrollment Period
If you’re turning 65 soon and enrolling in Medicare for the first time, you have the month of your 65th birthday and a three-month grace period before and after your birthday known as the Initial Enrollment Period.
Annual Enrollment Period
Already have Original Medicare and want to upgrade your coverage by switching to a Medicare Advantage plan? Make the switch during the Annual Enrollment Period which starts October 15th and ends December 7th every year.
Special Enrollment Period
Under some circumstances, you may be able to enroll in a Medicare plan during a Special Enrollment Period. For example, you may be able to enroll in coverage or switch plans if you’ve recently moved to an area where your current plan is not covered. Talk to one of our licensed agents today to see if your special circumstance applies.
Get enrolled in three simple steps:
Call a licensed agent
Answer some questions about your coverage needs
Sign up for a plan
Other Medicare Resources in Illinois
Senior Services of Illinois (SSI Insure)
Learn about different health coverages, including Medicare, for seniors in Illinois through education specialists and customer advocates from SSI Insure.
Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS)
Dig deep into Medicare information in Illinois with the Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS). Get answers to all of your questions, including "What is Medicare?"
Illinois Department of Aging
From help at home to nutrition and wellness tips, the Illinois Department of Aging looks to keep all Illinoisans happy and healthy in their homes and communities.