WPS has been insuring Wisconsin’s health since 1946 and serving people with Medicare since Medicare began. Providing our friends and neighbors with the excellent coverage they need, and the personal service they deserve, has helped us grow to become one of the largest not-for-profit insurers in the state. We’re right here for you!
2015 Wisconsin Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan Highlights www.Q1Medicare.com
Coverage Gap the Donut Hole: In the CMS Standard Plan, the beneficiary must pay the next $3720 in drug costs (the Donut Hole). The Healthcare Reform provides that for Plan Year 2015, ALL formulary generics will have at least a 35% discount and ALL brand drugs will have at least a 55% discount in the coverage gap. The Gap Coverage Types discussed in this section are in addition to the Healthcare Reform mandated discounts. In our chart, you will see one of the following:
Wisconsin Medicare Supplement (Medigap) Health Insurance Plans
Medicare covers a lot of health care expenses, but as you know it doesn’t pay for everything. There are deductibles and coinsurance you have to pay before Medicare pays its share. And there’s always a chance that a serious illness or injury could exhaust some of your Medicare benefits. But, don’t worry! WPS makes it easy to get the coverage you need. Enroll with another member of your household and receive a 7% premium discount!
Medicare.gov: the official U.S. government site for Medicare
Medicare Beneficiaries as a Percent of Total Population
Data indicators about private plans participating in the Medicare Advantage program and the Medicare prescription drug program. The Medicare Health and Prescription Drug Plan Tracker enables users to monitor trends in enrollment, market penetration and other topics for Medicare Advantage plans since 1999 and stand-alone Medicare drug plans since 2006 by state, county and other sub-state geographies.