Are there deadlines I should know about? Absolutely. So get to know these Medicare dates when signing up for a Medicare Advantage Plan. It’s one of the most important things you can do.
October 15 – December 7
The Enrollment period for you to change plans. Most people over 65 will only be able to choose a plan between October 15 and December 7. So it’s important to do your homework thoroughly.
January 1 – February 14
You may dis-enroll from a plan and return to Original Medicare. In most situations you cannot enroll in another plan.
February 15 – October 14
In general, you can’t switch coverage. This time period is often referred to as the "lock-in" period. There are some exceptions. For example, you may enroll during this time if you are new to an area or you just turned 65.
AvMed Medicare is an HMO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in AvMed Medicare depends on contract renewal.
Address: 9400 S. Dadeland Blvd. Miami, FL 33156
Prospective Members: 888-492-8633 (TTY 711)
Current Members: 800-782-8633 (TTY 711)
October 1–March 31, 8 am-8 pm, 7 days a week.
April 1–September 30, 8 am-8 pm, Monday-Friday, Saturday 9 am-1 pm.
H1016_AD832-092018. Last updated October 1, 2018.