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If you’re looking for more information about Medicare, there are lots of places to get help. Here are some options.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network

Considering a Medicare plan from the Blues? Get more information about a specific plan by calling us or visiting our website.

     1-888-563-3307
     TTY users call 711
     Fax: 1-888-458-0716
     Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
     Additional weekend hours Oct. 1 through Feb. 14


     bcbsm.com/medicare


Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Get general Medicare information and compare Medicare plans offered by different companies on the U.S. government’s Centers for Medicare & Medicaid website. Or get your questions answered by calling their toll-free number. 

     1-800-633-4227
     TTY users call 1-877-486-2048
     Seven days a week. 24 hours a day.


     medicare.gov


Michigan Department of Community Health

If you qualify for Medicaid, this is a useful resource. Medicaid can help pay Medicare premiums and other costs.

     1-517-373-3740
     TTY users call 711
     Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


     michigan.gov/mdch


Eldercare Locator

Eldercare Locator links those who need assistance with state and local area agencies on aging and community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers.

     1-800-677-1116
     TTY users call 711
     Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.


     www.eldercare.gov


Work with an independent agent

Find an agent certified to sell Blues coverage by calling us. An agent can help find plans that best meet your needs.

     1-888-563-3307
     TTY users call 711
     Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.



     Additional weekend hours Oct. 1 to Feb. 14

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