The Benefits Team Home Page(62) last: Oct.24, 2016
CMS and NOKIA ENROLLMENT FOR 2017 HAS STARTED
Medicare Part B Premium and Deductible not published yet
► Nokia online enrollment has started. Click here to read.
Premium for Nokia MA and Rx plan not published yet.
Download and print the LRO attached healthcare tracking sheet to summarize the healthcare plans that meet your needs.
IMPORTANT: Nokia has announced that it is ending healthcare for pre-Medicare management retirees. Read Nokia's Action announcement here.
Nokia Medicare: Enrollment Begins October 24; Ends November 11, 2016.
► Annual open enrollment materials available now, except for premiums and 2017 Summary of Benefits.
CMS Medicare: Open Enrollment Begins October 15; Ends December 7, 2016
► Medicare Part B premiums are expected to increase. Also, deductible are expected to increase $40.
Pre-Medicare (under 65): ACA Enrollment Begins November 1; Ends December 15. 2016
► Nokia has announced they will not continue to offer coverage for pre-medicare management retirees who retired after March 1990. Read the Nokia Enrollment Action plan here. Nokia has said: (1) over 90% opt out; (2) the costs would be very high; and (3) the ACA marletgplace offers better opportunites.
CONSIDER TO MAKE THE RIGHT CHOICE
To help in comparisons of Medicare and pre-Medicare choices
| Read all the
mailings you receive from Nokia
Medicare retirees, there are many commercial
» Enrollment begins October 15 and ends December 7 at medicare.gov
l You have until Dec.31 to review ACA options and cancel the Nokia plan if there is a better plan.
» Be sure to check premiums, deductibles, maximum out of pocket and, possibly, subsidies available through ACA.
» Be sure to check whether you can receive a subsidy to lower your premiums and deductible costs. Visit healthcare.gov/retirees
Be sure to ask your
doctors and hospitals
whether they accept your insurance before you sign up.
• 'Nokia's mailings have said: