Enrollment for Medicare-Eligible Patients

For Medicare-eligible patients, open enrollment is the time of year when you can review your health insurance plan coverage and make changes.

Any changes made during open enrollment take effect the following Jan. 1. The plan you selected during open enrollment will be the plan you remain in for the entire year, with few exceptions.

Sharp Rees-Stealy doctors accept the following Medicare health insurance plans:

  • UnitedHealthcare Individual Medicare Advantage Plans — Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare (HMO), AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Value (HMO), AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Premier (HMO), AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Essential (HMO)
  • All Medicare Supplement and Medigap Plans
  • Original Medicare
  • Health Net Seniority Plus Group Retiree Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Group Retiree Plan
  • TRICARE for Life

Sharp Rees-Stealy doctors do not accept the following Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO and Private Fee for Service plans, including but not limited to:

  • Aetna Medicare Premier & Select Plan HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Private Fee For Service Plans; Open Basic & Open Value Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross HMO Senior Secure Plan 1
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO Plans; Freedom Blue Classic, Plan 1, and Plus Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Private Fee For Service Plans; SmartValue Classic & Plus
  • Care 1st  Medicare Advantage HMO Plans; Dual Plus Value & Advantage Value
  • Cigna Medicare Access Private Fee For Service Plans; One, Rx Plan Two & Plan Three
  • Community Health Group CommuniCare Advantage HMO
  • Coventry (Advantra) PPO
  • Freedom Blue
  • Fresenius PPO
  • Health Net Healthy Heart HMO
  • Health Net Life Insurance Company Violet PPO Plan
  • Health Net Seniority Plus individual plans; Amber II, Green & Ruby Plans 2 & 3
  • Humana Gold Choice Private Fee For Service Plans H2944-033 & H2944-034
  • Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage Medicare Medi-Cal Plan South HMO
  • Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage San Diego HMO
  • Molina Medicare Options HMO
  • Sierra Optima  PPO
  • Universal American Private Fee For Service Plans; Fresenius Medicare Care & Today’s Options Premier

For More Information
If you have questions about the health plans accepted by Sharp Rees-Stealy, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.