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Medicare Advantage members encouraged to call for help

May 14, 2018

Salem — FamilyCare Health received approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to voluntarily terminate its Medicare Advantage plans on July 1.

Medicare Advantage plans provide Medicare benefits to consumers, and are offered by private insurance companies. FamilyCare Medicare Advantage plan members must choose a new Medicare Advantage plan by July 31.

Individuals who do not choose a new plan will be placed in Original Medicare, and receive prescription drug coverage through Envision Insurance Company.

FamilyCare Medicare Advantage members have many ways to get assistance:

For more enrollment information and answers to frequently asked questions, visit the SHIBA resource page at http://healthcare.oregon.gov/shiba/Pages/family-care.aspx .

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About Oregon DFR: The Division of Financial Regulation is part of the Department of Consumer and Business Services, Oregon’s largest business regulatory and consumer protection agency. Visit www.dcbs.oregon.gov and www.dfr.oregon.gov.

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