Switching Florida Medicare Advantage Plans for Florida Residents

Switching Medicare Advantage Plans in Florida

Florida Medicare beneficiaries who are eligible for a Medicare Advantage plan (MA or Part C plan) can join, switch, or make changes to their coverage only during certain times of the year. Any beneficiary who is interested in switching Medicare Advantage plans must reside in the plan’s service area and meet the plan’s eligibility requirements, such as having certain chronic conditions in the case of Special Needs Plans (SNPs).

There are three situations and time periods in which beneficiaries can switch Medicare Advantage plans in Florida:




Any beneficiary who wishes to switch to a new Medicare Advantage plan in the state of Florida is not required to notify their old insurance policy of their switch. They will be automatically dis-enrolled from their original MA plan once their new insurance coverage begins.