Overview for Medicare Retirees

Eligibility

Your health insurance premium is based on years of service. To be eligible for this plan, you must also be entitled to Medicare Part A and enrolled in Medicare Part B.

Benefits

As a Medicare Retiree, you are eligible for the following benefits to support the overall health of you and your family:

(optional at an additional cost)

In addition, you have access to the following programs:
Medical Advocacy Program

Sometimes you need an advocate to help you work through the medical system. TEAM is there when you need:

  • Information about the quality of care provided by a physician or facility
  • Help finding a medical specialist
  • Answers from an RN
  • Information about alternative treatments
  • Help getting the services you need

Call 1-800-634-7710.

Family Assistance Program
When life is difficult, TEAM is there to listen and to help you find the resources you need. TEAM can assist when you or a family member is struggling with:

  • Alcohol or drug problems
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral concerns
  • Relationship challenges
  • Family or parenting issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Stress
  • Job-related difficulties
  • Legal or financial problems

TEAM’s services are completely confidential and are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Call 1-800-634-7710.

Workout Program

Start reaching your wellness goals by getting active with the SilverSneakers® fitness program. Available only to Medicare participants, SilverSneakers gives you access to exercise equipment, group fitness classes, and social events.

  • Use 16,000+ fitness locations nationwide, with weights, swimming, classes, and cardio equipment.
  • Make friends and enjoy social activities.
  • Work toward improving muscle strength, bone density, flexibility, and balance.
  • Enjoy group fitness classes outside traditional gyms.
  • Start workout programs tailored to your level with the SilverSneakers GO™ app.

To get started, visit SilverSneakers.com to find a convenient location near you, or call 1-888-423-4632 (TTY: 711), Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. Central time.

Reaching Medicare age soon?

Take advantage of great wellness programs!