Enrollment starts November 1, and continues through January 31. Coverage will begin January 1, for individuals enrolled by December 15. Individuals that enroll after December 15, their coverage will begin February 1.
No. Enrollments must be done during the enrollment period, unless you have a qualifying event that allows you to enroll outside the enrollment period. An example of a qualifying event is if you were to have a loss of coverage.
A Medicare Supplement Policy can help someone that is on Medicare pay some of the health care cost that Original Medicare doesn't cover, like copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles. A Medicare Supplement Policy is also known as a Medigap Policy. — www.medicare.gov
The Medigap Open Enrollment Period last for six months. It starts with the first day of the month in which you are 65 or older and enrolled in Medicare Part B. For example, if you turn 65 on April 5, but don't join Medicare Part B until May 20, your Medigap Open Enrollment Period will start on June 1. This is the first day of the month in which you are both 65 an enrolled in Medicare Part B. — www.medicare.com this is a non-government website powered by eHealth