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We offer Medicare Advantage HMO plans in different areas of Washington State.
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Understanding Medicare

Get the Medicare information you need

There's a lot to learn before making a decision about Medicare coverage. These articles, videos, and other resources will help you understand your options before you start shopping for a health plan.

Answers to top Medicare questions

Start with these 4 short videos from Kaiser Permanente:

Individual Guide to Medicare Basics

You can also visit www.ssa.gov1 or call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778) to get more information about your eligibility and Medicare plan options.

Learn about Medicare health plans for group, state, and federal employees

If you are becoming eligible for Medicare and your employer offers a group retiree Medicare Advantage health plan through Kaiser Permanente Washington, call us at 1-800-581-8252 or TTY WA Relay 711.

PEBB and FEHB members can also find information online:


Enroll in a Kaiser Permanente Medicare Health Plan Now

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Key Medicare enrollment dates

Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP)
October 15 through December 7

Medicare Initial Coverage Election Period (ICEP)
65th birthday month + 3 months before and after

Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period (OEP)
January 1 through March 31

Medicare Advantage 5-Star Special Enrollment Period (SEP)
December 8, 2019 - November 30 of the following year

Questions? Call us

Prospective members
8 a.m. - 8 p.m., 7 days a week
1-800-446-8882
TTY WA Relay 711

Current members
MEMBER SERVICES
8 a.m. - 8 p.m., 7 days a week
1-888-901-4600
TTY WA Relay 711

Other resources

Glossary

Washington's highest-rated Medicare plan


When you choose a Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage health plan, you get high quality care and coverage — all in a single plan that offers great value. And you get the only Medicare health plan in Washington rated 5 out of 5 stars in 2020 — Medicare's highest rating.2

NCQA Quality Rating

Kaiser Permanente Washington Medicare Advantage (HMO) plan was rated 4.5 out of 5 in the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Medicare Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2019-2020.3