SPEAKER: Let's explore the benefit of Blue and how we can help you transition to Medicare. At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, we believe in putting our members first. Based on the plan that you select, you may have access to health and wellness programs, member discounts, care options, virtual visits, 24/7 nurse line and more. When it comes time to choose your Medicare coverage, we are here to help you Stay with Blue.
Thank you for being our valued member! We are here to help make your transition to Medicare simple and seamless. It’s easy to do when you stay with a name you already know and trust.
As a member, you know you can expect a high level of service and coverage from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois. Our affordable all-in-one Medicare Advantage plans are no different. No matter which you choose, you’ll get all the coverage of Original Medicare, plus extra health and wellness benefits, and prescription drug coverage.
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage (HMO) SM Plans – our most affordable option
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage (HMO-POS)SM Plans – flexibility when you want it
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage (PPO) SM Plans – coverage with more flexibility
Make your decision easier with side-by-side plan comparisons & customized recommendations.
Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans help offer protection from the out-of-pockets costs not covered by Original Medicare.
With Original Medicare, your copays, deductibles and other out-of-pocket costs can really add up. Our Medicare Supplement Insurance plans can help fill the gaps that Original Medicare does not cover, while giving you the freedom to see any doctor and use any hospital that accepts Medicare, nationwide.
Extra Health and Wellness Beneﬁts*
Blue Medicare SupplementSM Insurance plans offer benefits above and beyond standard insurance benefits. Here are some of the extra health and wellness programs that may be offered with our plans.
* Not all benefits are available on all Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans. Extra Health and Wellness Benefits are not a part of the policy, may be discontinued at any time and may be subject to geographic availability.
Explore our Premium Discounts
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) Medicare Supplement Insurance premium discounts may be available. If you are eligible for a discount, the discount will be applied to your next bill and remain in effect as long as you are enrolled in your BCBSIL Medicare Supplement Insurance plan. Discounts cannot be combined; only one type of discount per member is permitted.
You may be eligible for a discount if you and at least one or more other persons reside in the same household and are both enrolled in a BCBSIL Medicare Supplement Insurance policy effective on or after May 1, 2019.
Continue With Blue Discount
You may be eligible if you had commercial group or individual health insurance coverage with a Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plan issued in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma or Texas and that coverage was within one year of your BCBSIL Medicare Supplement policy becoming effective.
Applies to BCBSIL Medicare Supplement policies issued with an effective date on or after April 1, 2022.
Original Medicare and Medicare Supplement plans do not include prescription drug coverage. For this important coverage, Medicare works with insurance carriers to offer Part D, which is a standalone prescription drug plan.
Whether you have many prescriptions or just a few, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois offers Part D prescription drug plans that work for your budget. We have a variety of plans to fit different prescription drug needs, all with large nationwide pharmacy networks.
Answer a few simple questions and we’ll provide you with a personalized timeline. You’ll also receive reminders with important information and actions you can take to stay on track as you near your Medicare eligibility.Create My Timeline →
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As our valued member, you have access to exclusive resources and assistance. We’re here to help you make a smooth transition to Medicare. Call us to learn more.1-800-000-0000 (TTY 711)
We’re open between 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., local time, 7 days a week. If you’re calling from April 1 through September 30, alternate technologies (for example, voicemail) will be used on the weekends and holidays.