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Why Choose Blue Cross NC for Medicare?

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See the Doctor You Want

Blue Cross has a large network of providers, which means you have more options when it comes to choosing doctors and hospitals.

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Cost Savings

Blue Cross NC offers competitive pricing on Medicare plans, which can help you save money on healthcare costs.

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The Freedom to Change Plans

There are two opportunities for everyone to switch plans: October 15 to December 7 and January 1 to March 31. Talk to an agent for additional information and exceptions.

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Wellness Benefits

Blue Cross offers wellness benefits, such as fitness programs and wellness coaching, to help you maintain your health and prevent illness.

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Advantages include locking in rates, avoiding coverage gaps, wellness programs, and more.

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Which Path is Best For You?

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Blue Medicare Supplement

Blue Medicare Supplement from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Medicare Supplement

For North Carolina Beneficiaries Enrolled in Both Medicare Part A and Part B

Original Medicare only covers some of your medical costs. That’s why Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) offers reliable Medicare Supplement plans to help lessen the worries over what Medicare doesn’t cover. Choose from a variety of Blue Medicare Supplement plans to find the plan that best fits your needs and your budget.

With Blue Medicare Supplement, You’ll Enjoy:

  • Coverage for the costs not covered by Original Medicare (Parts A and B)

  • The freedom to see any Medicare-participating provider nationwide

  • Rates as low as $36.50*

  • Flexibility to change plans

  • A healthy aging and exercise program

  • A program for significant savings on hearing aids

*Example for a female non-smoker, age 65. Premium rates can vary based on a number of factors. Contact Blue Cross NC or your Authorized Independent Agent to learn more.

Supplement Plans from Blue Cross NC

Blue Medicare Supplement plans provide savings and peace of mind for more than 242,000 North Carolinians across our state.* As North Carolina’s preferred health insurer,** people depend on Blue Cross NC's large network of providers and 89 years of experience to provide the knowledge and expertise they need, right in their own backyard.

* Blue Cross NC internal data for Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and Part D as of September 2022. ** Blue Cross NC Brand Tracking Study; Ipsos; July 2022.

Blue-to-Blue ℠ : Built-In Flexibility

All Blue Medicare Supplement plans feature the freedom to switch Medicare Supplement plans at specific times throughout the year. If your needs or budget change, simply change plans without having to answer additional health questions:*

*Blue-to-Blue is only available when you switch from one Blue Cross NC Medicare plan to another Blue Cross NC Medicare plan. You may only switch during designated times of the year. Certain other limits apply. Contact the plan or your Authorized Independent Agent for more information.

Guaranteed Acceptance

You cannot be turned down for Blue Medicare Supplement, and may not have to complete a medical questionnaire, if you meet the following criteria:

  • You are age 65 or older, or under age 65 and are eligible for Medicare due to disability*

  • You enroll within six months of enrolling in Medicare Part B

  • You are not covered by certain Medicaid programs

  • You are a resident of North Carolina

*Guaranteed acceptance for those under age 65 who have Medicare due to disability is limited to Plan A and Plan G.

No Waiting Periods

If you enroll early, you may be eligible for a Medicare Supplement plan without waiting periods for pre-existing conditions. If you wait until after your deadline to enroll, you may have a waiting period for pre-existing conditions.

Stay Healthy With Silver&Fit ®

Blue Medicare Supplemental offers the Silver&Fit Healthy Aging and Exercise Program. This fitness program offers you on-demand workout videos, healthy aging coaching and support creating workout plans - all at no cost to you. Plus:

  • For a $10 annual fee, you can choose one home fitness kit, including an option with a fitness tracker. • For a $50 annual fee, join one of thousands of participating fitness centers or select YMCAs in the Standard Network.

  • You also have access to the Premum Network - including fitness studios and unique experiences - for a buy-up price.

Disclaimer: The Silver&Fit program is provided by American Specialty Health Fitness, Inc., a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). Silver&Fit is a federally registered trademark of ASH. The program is not part of a member’s policy or benefits. All programs and services are not available in all areas and are subject to change. This program includes the Standard network; Premium network may have monthly costs. ASH does not offer Blue Cross or Blue Shield products or services. Not connected with or endorsed by the U.S. government or the federal Medicare program.

TruHearing Program ®

TruHearing covers one hearing aid per ear per year for a low copay of [$699] per TruHearing Advanced hearing aid or [$999] per TruHearing Premium hearing aid. Also, as part of the program, a TruHearing provider will help you choose the best hearing aid for your lifestyle and unique hearing needs.

Disclaimer: TruHearing is a registered trademark of TruHearing, Inc. TruHearing is an independent company and does not offer Blue Cross or Blue Shield products or services. This program may change or be discontinued at any time.

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  • View the Blue Medicare Supplement Outline of Coverage brochure

  • View the Choosing a Medigap Policy guide


For costs and further details of the coverage, including exclusions, any reductions or limitations, and terms under which the policy may be continued in force, contact your agent or the company.

• [Plan A: BMS A, 2/22; Plan G: BMS G, 2/22; Plan G-HD: BMS HDG, 2/22; Plan K: BMS K, 2/22; Plan N: BMS N, 2/22.]

• Health Plans of NC Inc. is an independent authorized Agency licensed to sell and promote products from Blue Cross NC. The content contained in this site is maintained by Health Plans of NC Inc.

• Medicare Supplement insurance plans are not connected with or endorsed by the U.S. government or the federal Medicare program.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) provides free aids to service people with disabilities as well as free language services for people whose primary language is not English. Please contact 1-800-478-0583 (TTY: 711) for assistance.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) proporciona asistencia gratuita a las personas con discapacidades, así como servicios lingüísticos gratuitos para las personas cuyo idioma principal no es el inglés. Llame al 1-800-478-0583 (TTY: 711) para obtener ayuda.

Caution: Policy benefits are limited to those approved by Medicare for payment.

BLUE CROSS®, BLUE SHIELD®, the Cross and Shield symbols, and service marks are marks of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans. All other trade names are property of their respective owners. Blue Cross NC an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. U4093, 1/23.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact or 1-800-MEDICARE to get information on all of your options.

We do not offer every plan available in your area. Currently we represent six organizations which offer ten products in your area. Please contact, 1-800-MEDICARE, or your local State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) to get information on all of your option.

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Durham County

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Healthcare for Seniors

Durham County, North Carolina, provides an array of medical and healthcare facilities to cater to the needs of Medicare beneficiaries. These include renowned hospitals, primary care clinics, pharmacies, mental health services, and long-term care facilities striving to deliver quality, affordable healthcare.

A central fixture of Durham's healthcare landscape is the Duke University Health System, known for its excellence in medical care and research. Duke University Hospital and Duke Regional Hospital accept Medicare and offer comprehensive services. This includes advanced diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, specialty clinics, and surgical services, all of which serve the often complex needs of Medicare beneficiaries.

Lincoln Community Health Center, a federally qualified health center, provides primary care services across various disciplines, including geriatric care, internal medicine, and mental health services. As a safety-net provider, Lincoln accepts Medicare and operates on a sliding fee scale to accommodate individuals with different income levels.

Urgent care facilities like Duke Urgent Care South and NextCare Urgent Care also accept Medicare. These centers provide immediate, non-emergency care during extended hours, addressing minor injuries and illnesses in a convenient, accessible setting.

Facilities like the Durham Center for Child & Family Health provide various outpatient services for Medicare recipients requiring mental health services. Medicare Part B covers these services, ensuring beneficiaries receive necessary mental healthcare.

Several pharmacies within the county, including major chains like Walgreens and CVS and independent outlets, accept Medicare Part D for prescription drugs. These pharmacies provide necessary medications and often host health events like immunization clinics and health screenings.

Moreover, Durham County houses several skilled nursing facilities and rehabilitation centers, like the Croasdaile Village and Durham Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. These facilities accept Medicare, providing crucial services such as skilled nursing care, rehabilitative therapy, and long-term care.

Durham County has a robust healthcare infrastructure to support its Medicare population. With various Medicare-accepting facilities, from top-tier hospitals to community health centers and pharmacies, Medicare beneficiaries in Durham County have access to comprehensive, high-quality healthcare services.

Area Hospitals
  • Chatham Hospital, 475 Progress Blvd, Siler City, NC, 27344, (919) 799-4000

  • Cone Health Alamance Regl Med, 1240 Huffman Mill Rd, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 538-7000

  • Cone Health Annie Penn Hosp, 618 S Main St, Reidsville, NC, 27320, (336) 951-4000

  • Cone Health Behavioral Health, 700 Walter Reed Dr, Greensboro, NC, 27403, (336) 832-9700

  • Cone Health Medcenter High Pnt, 2630 Willard Dairy Rd, High Point, NC, 27265, (336) 884-3777

  • Cone Health Moses Cone Hosp, 1121 N Church St, Greensboro, NC, 27401, (336) 832-7000

  • Cone Health Wesley Long Hosp, 2400 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC, 27403, (336) 832-1000

  • Cone Health Women's-Children's, 1121 N Church St, Greensboro, NC, 27401, (336) 832-6500

  • Duke Children's Hosp & Health, 2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC, 27705, (919) 668-4000

  • Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC, 27704, (919) 470-4000

  • Duke University Hospital, 2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC, 27705, (919) 684-8111

  • Durham VA Medical Ctr, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC, 27705, (919) 286-0411

  • High Point Medical Ctr, 601 N Elm St, High Point, NC, 27262, (336) 878-6000

  • Kindred Healthcare, 2401 S Side Blvd, Greensboro, NC, 27406, (336) 604-2300

  • Lenox Baker Children's Hosp, 3000 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC, 27705, (919) 684-6669

  • North Carolina Specialty Hosp, 3916 Ben Franklin Blvd, Durham, NC, 27704, (919) 956-9300

  • Person Memorial Hospital, 615 Ridge Rd, Roxboro, NC, 27573, (336) 599-2121

  • Randolph Health, 364 White Oak St, Asheboro, NC, 27203, (336) 625-5151

  • Randolph Hospital, 364 White Oak St, Asheboro, NC, 27203, (336) 625-5151

  • Select Specialty Hosp-Durham, 3643 N Roxboro St # 6, Durham, NC, 27704, (984) 569-4040

  • Select Specialty Hosp-Grnsbr, 1200 N Elm St # 5, Greensboro, NC, 27401, (336) 832-5700

  • UNC Hospitals, 101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514, (984) 974-1000

  • UNC Rockingham Health Care, 117 E Kings Hwy, Eden, NC, 27288, (336) 623-9711

Area Medical Clinics
  • Alamance Ear Nose & Throat LLP, 4030 Oaks Professional Pkwy # 201, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 226-0660

  • Alamance Regional Medical Ctr, 1240 Huffman Mill Rd, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 538-7000

  • Alamance Regional Pain Clinic, 1236 Huffman Mill Rd # 2000, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 538-7180

  • Bethany Medical At North Main, 819 N Main St # 112, High Point, NC, 27262, (336) 289-2299

  • Bethany Medical At South Main, 2805 S Main St, High Point, NC, 27263, (336) 289-2727

  • Bethany Medical Ctr, 3604 Peters Ct, High Point, NC, 27265, (336) 883-0029

  • Bethany Medical Ctr, 3801 W Market St, Greensboro, NC, 27407, (336) 883-0029

  • Bethany Medical Ctr, 507 N Lindsay St, High Point, NC, 27262, (336) 883-0029

  • Central Carolina Health Ntwrk, 1 Centerview Dr # 202, Greensboro, NC, 27407, (336) 292-0665

  • Chapel Hill Obstetrics-Gynclgy, 6216 Fayetteville Rd, Durham, NC, 27713, (919) 942-8571

  • Clinical Choice, 7300 Cessna Dr, Greensboro, NC, 27409, (336) 550-4180

  • Cone Health Covid-19 Testing, 1238 Huffman Mill Rd, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 890-1140

  • Cone Health Covid-19 Testing, 1830 Lendew St, Greensboro, NC, 27408, (336) 890-1140

  • Cone Health Covid-19 Testing, 2363 Corporation Pkwy, Burlington, NC, 27215, (336) 890-1140

  • Cone Health Covid-19 Testing, 525 Maple Ave, Reidsville, NC, 27320, (336) 890-1140

  • Cone Health Covid-19 Testing, 617 S Main St, Reidsville, NC, 27320, (336) 890-1140

  • Cone Health Ctr For Maternal, 930 3rd St # 200, Greensboro, NC, 27405, (336) 890-3255

  • Cone Health Mebane Physical, 102 Medical Park Dr, Mebane, NC, 27302, (919) 304-5060

  • Cone Health Medcenter Mebane, 3940 Arrowhead Blvd # 110, Mebane, NC, 27302, (919) 568-7300

  • Cone Health Outpatient Rehab, 618 S Main St Inside Annie Pen, Reidsville, NC, 27320, (336) 951-4000

  • Cone Health Sleep Disorders, 509 N Elam Ave # 300-D, Greensboro, NC, 27403, (336) 832-0410

  • Cone Health Women's-Children's, 1121 N Church Street Entrance, Greensboro, NC, 27401, (336) 832-6500

  • Duke Cancer Ctr Acute Care, 20 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC, 27710, (919) 668-6608

  • Duke Cancer Ctr Radiation, 20 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC, 27710, (919) 660-2100

  • Duke Children's Health Ctr, 2301 Erwin Rd # 34ththfloor, Durham, NC, 27705, (919) 613-7777

  • Duke Health, 234 Crooked Creek Pkwy # 500, Durham, NC, 27713, (919) 684-3834

  • Duke Pediatric Dermatology, 5324 Mcfarland Rd # 410, Durham, NC, 27707, (919) 684-3432

  • Duke University Med Ctr Gen, Durham, NC, 27701, (919) 684-2410

  • Duke University Med Ctr Gen, Durham, NC, 27710, (919) 681-4722

  • Duke University Med Ctr Gen, PO Box 90950, Durham, NC, 27708, (919) 681-2020

  • Duke Wound Mgmt Clinic-Clinic, 40 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC, 27710, (919) 684-3432

  • Health Center Of Hillsborough, 401 Meadowlands Dr # 101, Hillsborough, NC, 27278, (919) 241-5032

  • Lebauer Healthcare At Green, 709 Green Valley Rd, Greensboro, NC, 27408, (336) 547-1792

  • Lebauer Healthcare Grandover, 4023 Guilford College Rd, Greensboro, NC, 27407, (336) 890-2040

  • Lebauer Primary Care At Elam, 520 N Elam Ave, Greensboro, NC, 27403, (336) 547-1792

  • Renaissance Family Medicine, 2525c Phillips Ave, Greensboro, NC, 27405, (336) 832-7711

  • Sleep Disorders Ctr At, 1248 Huffman Mill Rd # 101, Burlington, NC, 27215, (866) 937-6692

  • UNC At Chapel Hill Medical Ctr, Cb 7010, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, (919) 966-5136

  • UNC Hospitals Lab Hillsborough, 460 Waterstone Dr # Firstfloor, Hillsborough, NC, 27278, (919) 595-5970

  • UNC Hospitals Multispecialty, 101 Manning Dr # Firstfloor, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514, (984) 974-0150

  • University-NC-Health Care, 100 Sprunt St, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517, (919) 966-5500

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