As of January 1st 2015, Simply healthcare plans will no longer be available for Medicare beneficiaries residing in Broward, Palm Beach, Duval, Clay, Brevard, Hillsborough, Hernando, Pasco and Pinellas Counties in Florida.
Medicare patients will be receiving a formal notice from Simply Healthcare dated October 2, 2014. The CMS approved letter will be sent to the affected members which will provide information to help them make informed decisions about their Medicare coverage options for 2015. These members will also no longer receive instructions about their eligibility to enroll in another Medicare health plan. If Medicare patients do not sign up for a new plan by the end of 2014, their current coverage will end on December 31, 2014 and patients would be covered through original Medicare from January 1, 2015.
Please contact your Provider relations team for more information.