Health Care & Benefits Division

Medicare Eligible Alternative Coverage Options

If you are over 65 and/or eligible for Medicare, you do not qualify for a plan on the Health Insurance Marketplace, but you might want to consider Medicare Supplemental Insurance or Medicare Advantage Plans.  

 

Contact an Expert for Free 

The Montana State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is a free health-benefits counseling and advocacy service for Medicare beneficiaries and their families or caregivers. Its mission is to educate, advocate FOR, counsel and empower people to make informed benefit decisions. You may also consult with a Certified Insurance Agent who is trained in Medicare supplement or Medicare advantage plans. 

 

Call: (800) 551-3191 
Web: dphhs.mt.gov/sltc/aging/ship 

or

Call 1-800-MEDICAR (633-4227)
Web: medicare.gov
 

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