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Medigap Plans in Illinois

Medigap Plans in Illinois - Patient Resources, Social Work Services Quick Guide, Social Work Manual, Population Specific, Transplant, Kidney Transplant, Financial

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In Illinois a special Medigap guaranteed enrollment for disabled Medicare beneficiaries under age 65 is available October 15 through December 7 each year, with coverage going into effect January 1. This guarantee gives the beneficiary the right to purchase a policy with the one guaranteed issue company In Illinois; Blue Cross Blue Shield. If a person is under age 65 and on original Medicare due to disability, they have the right to purchase a Medigap policy from this one company only during this enrollment period.

http://insurance.illinois.gov/HealthInsurance/MedSupplement.asp 

Blue Cross Blue Shield: (800) 646-3000