Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part C are Medicare health plans that are sold by private companies with the approval of state and federal regulators. These plans must also follow the same guidelines as standard Medicare. Depending on where you live, the options available to you may vary. Clear Spring Health is here to help you find what options are available to you in Colorado.
Colorado counties may have as many as 45 different Medicare Advantage Plans to choose from. Clear Spring Health makes it easy to find the right plan for you by providing a zip code-based lookup
U.S. citizens are eligible for Medicare if they meet the following requirements:
Whether you’re having difficulty understanding the terms, need a hand with choosing a plan that fits your needs, or just want to find assistance in paying for your Medicare, help is available to you. Below you’ll find local Colorado resources that can help you with most Medicare problems.
Colorado offers a Medicare Savings Program (MSP) for people with limited income that helps them pay some or all of their Medicare premiums. The program operates in four categories of eligibility:
Each of these eligibility categories lay out their own income requirements, but all plans require that:
Need Medicare assistance in Colorado? Visit the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing to learn more about the Colorado Medicare Savings Program
If you’re a Medicare beneficiary or a caregiver and have questions about Medicare Advantage plans (Part C), Medicare Part D, or long-term care insurance, you can contact the CO chapter of Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP). SHIIP also assists with Medicare billing questions. SHIIP counselors are not licensed insurance agents and they do not sell or endorse any Medicare plans, products, or companies. Contact Colorado SHIIP.