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Medicare Health Plan

Medicare Health Plan

Kaiser Permanente

Health insurance for elderly or disabled adults.

Services Offered

Health Plan • Health Insurance • Medicare • Medicare Advantage Plan • Medicare HMO

Description

Kaiser Permanente Medicare health plans cover hospital care, medical services, prescription drug coverage, and preventive care in a single, affordable plan. All available Kaiser Permanente physicians accept Medicare health plan members. Their extensive network of doctors also includes a range of specialists. Click here for more information, or click here to find a doctor or facility near you.

Location

, Palm Desert, CA 92260 33.6917281 -116.4075854

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Eligibility

  • Must be 65 or older, or have a qualifying disability.
  • Must be entitled to Medicare Part A and enrolled in Part B.
  • Must live in Kaiser Permanente service area.
  • Click here for eligibility details.

How to Apply

There are several ways you can apply for Medicare.

  1. Enroll online. The simple step-by-step process guides you through the enrollment form.

  2. Call 866-973-4588 (toll free) or TTY 711 to speak with a licensed sales specialist. You can apply by phone or schedule an appointment to apply in person.

  3. At a Straight-Talk Seminar in your neighborhood.

  4. Download the enrollment form, and mail the completed form to Kaiser Permanente - Medicare Unit, P.O. Box 232400, San Diego, CA 92193-2400. Enrollment forms are also available in Chinese and Spanish. Be sure to keep a copy of the form for your records.

You will need the following documentation to enroll:

-Information on your Medicare card or letter from Social Security or Railroad Retirement Board
-Your current health plan information, including group or Medicaid (Medi-Cal in California) ID numbers (if you have Medicaid or your state helps pay for your Medicare premiums)
-Any other verification that shows you're entitled to Medicare Part A and enrolled in Medicare Part B

Kaiser Permanente provides its members with an online Member Portal where they can access their health information.