Rhode Island residents are eligible for Medicare prescription drug coverage and Blue MedicareRx membership if:
Blue MedicareRx is also offered in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont.
Eligible individuals may only enroll in one Medicare Prescription Drug plan at a time. If you already have a Medicare Advantage plan or other insurance that includes Part D coverage, you will be automatically disenrolled from your current Medicare Advantage or Part D plan.
Note that there are special times when you can enroll in Blue MedicareRx, as with any Part D product. You may enroll when you become initially eligible for Medicare Parts A and B (during your Medicare Initial Enrollment Period). Other times you can enroll in Blue MedicareRx include the Annual Election Period (October 15 through December 7) and the Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period (January 1 through February 15).
Complete details on this plan are available at the Blue MedicareRx website†.
*Blue MedicareRx (PDP) is a Prescription Drug Plan with a Medicare Contract. Enrollment in Blue MedicareRx depends on contract renewal
*Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc., Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc., Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont are the legal entities which have contracted as a joint enterprise with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and are the risk-bearing entities for Blue MedicareRx (PDP) plans. The joint enterprise is a Medicare-approved Part D Sponsor. Enrollment in Blue MedicareRx (PDP) depends on contract renewal.