This is the period where you can change your Medicare coverage.
- Switch from one Medicare Advantage Plan to another Medicare Advantage plan
- Switch between Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage.
- Switch from a Medicare Advantage Plan that doesn't offer prescription drugs to one that does.
- Join a Medicare Prescription Drup Plan
- You can also change your Medicare D plan.
- Depending where you live you can buy a Medigap policy during this window.
- Drop you Medicare Prescription Drug plan
Your new plan goes into effect January 1.