Medicare Basics

Get to know the ins and outs of Medicare.

What Does Medicare Mean To You?

Medicare provides health insurance benefits for people age 65 years and older, as well as certain people under 65 with disabilities or specific medical conditions. Becoming eligible for Medicare creates a lot of new opportunities – but you need to know how to make the most of them.

What’s your current situation?

Questions on Medicare? We have answers.

Learn more about UVM Health Advantage Medicare plans:

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Get to know your Medicare options, highlight important dates and more.

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Get benefit details, compare plans and more when you request your FREE plan benefit kit now.

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UVM Health Advantage plans are insured and
administered by MVP Health Care®.

MVP Health Care offers Medicare Advantage plans in the following counties: Vermont- Addison, Bennington, Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, Orange, Orleans, Rutland, Washington, Windham, and Windsor counties. New York - Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, and St. Lawrence counties

MVP Health Plan, Inc. is an HMO-POS/PPO/MSA organization with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in MVP Health Plan depends on contract renewal Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat MVP Health Plan members, except in emergency situations. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services. Every year, Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system. MVP virtual care services through Gia are available at no cost-share for most members. In-person visits and referrals are subject to cost-share per plan. Members’ direct or digital provider visits may be subject to co-pay/cost-share per plan. Regulatory restrictions may apply. For accommodations of persons with special needs at meetings call, 1-833-825-5886 (TTY 711).

Health benefit plans are issued by MVP Health Plan, Inc., an operating subsidiary of MVP Health Care, Inc. Not all plans available in all states and counties.

SilverSneakers is a registered trademark of Tivity Health, Inc. SilverSneakers On-Demand is a trademark of Tivity Health, Inc. ©2021 Tivity Health, Inc. All rights reserved.

Other physicians/providers are available in the MVP Health Care network.

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Last updated: 10/1/2021