Medicare eligibility, enrollment and key dates

How to enroll in Medicare

From Medicare eligibility to enrollment, we’re here to guide you every step of the way. For a quick, easy experience that lets you view and compare plans, enroll online.

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Other ways to enroll

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Enroll by phone

Call 1 (844) REGENCE (734-3623) (TTY: 711), from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday.

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Enroll by U.S. mail or fax

Choose your plan from the forms and documents page. Download, print and fill out a separate application for each person you wish to enroll. Mail to the address listed on the form or fax to 1 (888) 335-2988.

You can also enroll in Regence plans by visiting www.medicare.gov

Learn Medicare basics

Let’s start at the beginning. We’ll go over what Medicare is, the different parts of Medicare, when you’re eligible to enroll and more.

Graphic: You have a 7-month window to enroll in Medicare: the month you become eligible, 3 months prior, and 3 months after.

Know when to enroll

Your Initial Enrollment Period is the time period you have to sign up for Medicare when you first become eligible, through either age or disability. You have a seven-month window to enroll in Medicare: the month you become eligible, the three months prior, and the three months after.

Learn more about key dates and what you need to know in order to avoid extra payments or risk having to wait another year.

Access forms and documents

View and download all the forms and documents for Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and prescription drug coverage plans.

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We’re here to help

If you need help with Medicare enrollment, reach out to a Regence Medicare plan advisor at 1 (844) REGENCE (734-3623) (TTY: 711), from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday.

Last updated 10/01/2020
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