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On Medicaid and Medicare?

You may qualify for a special needs Medicare plan with additional benefits for a low or $0 monthly plan premium.

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What are Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNP)?

Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans, often abbreviated D-SNP, are unique plans available to some folks eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. D-SNPs provide an affordable Medicare option for those who qualify, with low or $0 monthly plan premiums. Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans fit the needs of qualifying members, often low-income Medicaid recipients with specific medical conditions or unique health requirements.

Features and Benefits of Dual Special Needs Plans may include:

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Monthly Stipend

Some plans include a monthly allowance to help purchase healthy groceries, over-the-counter medication, or home utilities.

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Prescription Drug Coverage

Many D-SNPs provide coverage for prescribed medications.

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Dental Coverage

A D-SNP often includes coverage for preventative dental care, such as checkups and cleanings.

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A D-SNP may offer transportation costs for doctor visits and other essential travel, such as trips to the pharmacy.

Dual Eligible Special Needs Plan eligibility depends on Medicaid eligibility and income limitations. If you’re unsure you qualify, call our US-based team of licensed agents waiting to help!

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