Are there deadlines I should know about? Absolutely. So get to know these Medicare dates when signing up for a Medicare Advantage Plan. It’s one of the most important things you can do.
January 1 – February 14
You may dis-enroll from a plan and return to Original Medicare. In most situations you cannot enroll in another plan.
January 1 – March 31
The annual enrollment period allows most people over 65 to choose a Medicare Advantage like plan during this time.
February 15 – October 14
In general, you can’t switch coverage. This time period is often referred to as the "lock-in" period. There are some exceptions. For example, you may enroll during this time if you are new to an area or you just turned 65.
October 15 – December 7
The Enrollment period for you to change plans. Most people over 65 will only be able to choose a plan between October 15 and December 7. So it’s important to do your homework thoroughly.
AvMed Medicare is an HMO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in AvMed Medicare depends on contract renewal.
Address: 9400 S. Dadeland Blvd. Miami, FL 33156
Prospective Members: 888-492-8633 (TTY 711)
Current Members: 800-782-8633 (TTY 711)
October 1–March 31, 8 am-8 pm, 7 days a week.
April 1–September 30, 8 am-8 pm, Monday-Friday, Saturday 9 am-1 pm.
H1016_AD1098-092020_2021. Last updated October 3, 2020.