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New to Medicare?

Partnering with you as you make a decision on Medicare.


There’s a lot to consider as you prepare for Medicare. What should I look for in a plan? How should I prepare? Do I need to work with a broker or sales representative?

All great questions – and HealthPartners UnityPoint Health will help you with everything you might consider. We are member-focused. All the time.

Intro to Medicare

The more you know about Medicare, the more informed you’ll be in your search for the right plan. Learn more about the basics of Medicare.

Medicare drug coverage

Part D is prescription drug coverage offered through private health insurance plans. Learn more about how Part D works.

Medicare basics

There are four parts to Medicare: A, B, C and D. Original Medicare includes Parts A and B. If you get Original Medicare, it covers things like inpatient hospital visits, skilled nursing facility care, doctor visits and outpatient care. Some people choose to get private plans for extra perks and benefits.

Learn the Medicare basics

How do I pick the right plan?

Picking the right plan starts with learning about Medicare. You’ll then want to think about your needs. Compare plans side-by-side or get plan recommendations. When you’re ready, enroll. If you need help along the way, we can help.

Read about picking the right plan

Attend a meeting

After watching the videos, you might have other questions and want to talk to someone in person. Find a location and time that works best for you to meet with a sales representative.

Find a meeting

Request a packet

Want more info? We’ll send you a packet of information on HealthPartners UnityPoint Health Medicare plans.

Request a packet

Get more from the educational blog

Everyone needs a Medicare partner. And HealthPartners UnityPoint Health is your partner in the consideration process. We make getting information about Medicare simple. Take a look at our educational blog to read articles on Medicare, get tips for navigating Medicare info and more.

From Oct. 1 through March 31, we take calls from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT, seven days a week. You’ll speak with a representative. From April 1 to Sept. 30, call us 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday to speak with a representative. On Saturdays, Sundays and Federal holidays, you can leave a message and we’ll get back to you within one business day.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call Medicare Sales for more information.

HealthPartners UnityPoint Health is a PPO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in HealthPartners UnityPoint Health depends on contract renewal.

Last updated October 2018

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