Blue Medicare SupplementSM
For North Carolina beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Part B
Choose the plan that’s right for you
See the doctor you want
Control of your care
Savings and peace of mind
Medicare only covers some of your medical costs. That’s why Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® of North Carolina (BCBSNC) offers dependable Medicare supplement plans for Medicare beneficiaries, to help lessen the worries over costs that Medicare doesn’t cover. Choose from our 111 Blue Medicare SupplementSM plans to find the plan that best fits your needs and your budget.
- Wide selection of plans
- Protection against unexpected events
A local company you can trust2
BCBSNC serves more than 273,0003 North Carolina Medicare beneficiaries with over 80 years of experience in the health care industry.
- Named one of the world's most ethical companies five years in a row2.
See the doctor you want
No matter which Blue Medicare SupplementSM plan you choose, you’re free to select your own Medicare-participating doctor or visit any Medicare-participating hospital. In most cases, your Part A and Part B Medicare claims and supplement claims are handled automatically by BCBSNC.
- Choice of Medicare-participating doctors
- Easy to use, virtually no claims to file
Blue365® Discount Program
Enroll in a Blue Medicare Supplement plan and get savings on a variety of products and services that can help you live a more healthy and active lifestyle – all at a discounted cost4. Save on services such as:
- Laser Eye Surgery
- Medical Bracelets
- Healthy Eating
- Hearing Aids
- Gym Discounts
Silver&Fit® A Fitness Program
Blue Medicare Supplement is now offering an exercise and healthy aging program5. Questions about the program can be answered by calling 1-877-764-2746 (TTY/TDD 1-877-710-2746), Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. EST.
No waiting periods
If you enroll early, you may be eligible for this plan without waiting periods for pre-existing conditions. Pre-existing conditions are conditions for which medical advice was given or treatment was recommended by or received from a physician within six months before the effective date of coverage. If you wait until after the deadline to enroll, you may have a waiting period for pre-existing conditions.
- No waiting periods for pre-existing conditions if you enroll early
Guaranteed acceptance by enrolling early
You cannot be turned down for Blue Medicare SupplementSM and may not have to complete a medical questionnaire if you meet the following:
- You are age 65 or older, or under age 65 and are eligible for Medicare by reason of disability (Plans A and C, 6)
- You enroll within 6 months of enrolling in Medicare Part B
- You are not covered by certain Medicaid programs
- You are a resident of North Carolina
For more information about Blue Medicare SupplementSM plans, including a free rate quote, call Prince & Company, Inc. at 919-563-9300, or e-mail us by completing the following information form.