Medicare Coverage & Information
Colorado Choice is one of the original operating health plans based in Colorado, serving southern Colorado for 40 years and has provided low cost Medicare benefit plans for over 20 years. We are a nonprofit organization committed to our communities and strive to make healthcare more available and affordable in rural areas while at the same time providing exceptional customer service.
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To find out if you qualify to receive extra help through the Low Income Subsidy contact the Social Security Administration at 1-800-772-1213 or Medicare at 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227). TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048, 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
This is the official government website with information and answers to questions about choosing Medicare coverage: www.medicare.gov (by clicking this link you will be leaving the Colorado Choice website)
Notice of Nondiscrimination
Colorado Choice Health Plans complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Colorado Choice Health Plans does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Colorado Choice Health Plans takes reasonable steps to ensure meaningful access and effective communication is provided timely and free of charge:
• Provides free auxiliary aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
o Qualified sign language interpreters (remote interpreting service or on-site appearance)
o Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
• Provides free language assistance services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
o Qualified interpreters
o Information written in other languages
If you need these services, contact the Colorado Choice Health Plans Member Services at 719-589-3696 if calling from within the San Luis Valley or at 1-800-475-8466 if calling from outside the San Luis Valley, or TTY 1-800-659-2656; para asistencia en español llame al 800-475-8466.
If you believe that Colorado Choice has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with: the Colorado Choice Health Plans Member Services at 800-475-8466. You can file a grievance in person in person or by mail or fax. If you need help filing a grievance, Member Services is available to help you. You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Room 509F, HHH Building, Washington, DC 20201, 1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD).
Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.
Colorado Choice Health Plans is a health plan with a Medicare Contract. Enrollment in Colorado Choice’s Medicare cost plan depends on contract renewal.
This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information.
Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply.
You are eligible to enroll if you are entitled to Medicare Part A and/or enrolled in Medicare Part B and you live in the Colorado Choice Health Plans service area. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium if not otherwise paid for under Medicaid or by another third party. Eligible beneficiaries can enroll in Colorado Choice at any time.
You can use any doctor who is part of Colorado Choice’s network. You may also go to doctors outside of our network. We may not pay for services you receive outside of our network, but Medicare will pay for its share of charges it approves. You will be responsible for paying the Medicare deductible and coinsurance for those services, unless they were authorized in advance by Colorado Choice.
Please reference the Evidence of Coverage for information on premiums, cost-sharing, out-of-network coverage, rights and responsibilities upon disenrollment and any applicable conditions associated with using the plan benefits.
Information is available in alternative formats or languages. Please call 1-800-475-8466 (TTY users should call 1-800-659-2656) for details . Se puede presentar la información acerca del plan en un formato o idioma distinto. Para solicitar un documento en español, favor de llamar a Atención al Cliente, al número telefónico indicado debajo.
For more information, contact Customer Service at 719-589-3696 if calling from within the San Luis Valley or at 1-800-475-8466 if calling from outside the San Luis Valley. (TTY users should call 1-800-659-2656). Hours are 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, 7 days a week , Oct 1 – Feb 14, and 8:00 am to 8:00 pm., Monday through Friday, Feb 15 – Sep 30. (Para asistencia en Español, llame al 719-589-3696 o al 1-800-475-8466).
Information is current as of 6/30/2016. Please contact our Customer Services department to verify that you have the most up to date information.
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