The best time to buy a Medigap (Medicare Supplement) policy is during your Medigap Open Enrollment Period. This 6-month period begins on the first day of the month in which you’re 65 or older and enrolled in Part B. (Some states have additional Open Enrollment Periods.) After this enrollment period, you may not be able to buy a Medigap policy. If you’re able to buy one, it may cost more.
** If you enroll in a Senior Security or Senior Preferred plan at age 65 through 72, you receive an early enrollment discount on your rate. The early enrollment discount is reduced annually through the age of 76. The change in discount occurs in the next month's bill after your birthday. When your discount no longer applies, you will be charged the BlueValueSM or Standard rate assigned to your Senior Security or Senior Preferred plan. Medicare Supplement 5% discount available to households with two or more Medicare Supplement members. Certain terms and conditions apply.
The Silver&Fit® program is provided by American Specialty Health Fitness, Inc. (ASH Fitness), a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). All programs and services are not available in all areas. This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact your health plan for more information. Not all YMCAs participate in the network. Please check the searchable directory on the Silver&Fit website to see if your YMCA location participates in the program. Silver&Fit is a registered trademark of ASH and used with permission herein. ASH is an independent and separate company contracted with BCBSAZ to provide health and wellness services to BCBSAZ members. The Silver&Fit program is not an insurance policy and does not provide insurance coverage. The products and services described above are not benefits under Medicare.
TruHearing® is an independent and separate company contracted with BCBSAZ to provide hearing aid services to BCBSAZ members. The TruHearing program is not an insurance policy and does not provide insurance coverage. Three follow-up visits must be used within one year after the date of initial purchase. Free battery offer is not applicable to the purchase of rechargeable hearing aid models. Three-year warranty includes repairs and one-time loss and damage replacement. Hearing aid repairs and replacements are subject to provider and manufacturer fees. For questions regarding fees, contact a TruHearing hearing consultant. TruHearing is a registered trademark of TruHearing, Inc.
ScriptSave® WellRx Premier is a drug discount card program operated by Medical Security Card Company (MSC), LLC (dba ScriptSave) of Tucson, AZ, an independent and separate company contracted with BCBSAZ to make the ScriptSave® WellRx Premier Prescription Savings program available to BCBSAZ members. The ScriptSave® WellRx Premier program is not insurance coverage. MSC does not provide BCBSAZ products or services and is solely responsible for ScriptSave services. DISCOUNT ONLY — NOT INSURANCE. Discounts are available exclusively though participating pharmacies. The range of the discount will vary depending on the pharmacy or provider chosen and services rendered. The program does not make payments directly to the pharmacies or providers. Members are required to pay for prescription purchases and any other discounted services used. You may cancel your registration at any time or file a complaint by contacting Customer Care at 1-800-700-3957. Average savings of 54%, with potential savings of up to 80%. All prescription medications are eligible for savings.
Services and treatment options presented may not be covered under your BCBSAZ benefit plan. BCBSAZ contracts with a third party to administer Nurse On Call services. The Nurse On Call service should not be used in health emergencies. If you have a health emergency or need immediate help for an accident or injury, seek emergency care or call 911.
The Blue365® program is brought to you by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Blue365 offers access to savings on health and wellness products and services and other interesting items that members may purchase from independent vendors, which are different from covered benefits under your policies with your local Blue Company, its contracts with Medicare, or any other applicable federal healthcare program. The products and services available through Blue365 are not insurance products and are not covered under your insurance policy with your local Blue Company. To find out what is covered under your policies, contact your local Blue Company. The products and services described on the Blue365.com website are neither offered nor guaranteed under your Blue Company’s contract with the Medicare program. In addition, they are not subject to the Medicare appeals process. Any disputes regarding your health insurance products and services may be subject to your Blue Company’s grievance process. BCBSA may receive payments from vendors providing products and services on or accessible through the site. Neither BCBSA nor any Blue Company recommends, endorses, warrants, or guarantees any specific vendor, product, or service available under or through the Blue365 program or site.
GeoBlue® is the trade name of Worldwide Insurance Services, LLC (Worldwide Services Insurance Agency, LLC in California and New York), an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. GeoBlue is the administrator of coverage provided under insurance policies issued in the District of Columbia by 4 Ever Life International Limited, Bermuda, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. This coverage is offered to the members of the Global Citizens Association, Washington, D.C.