Learn About Medicare

We can help you make sense of Medicare—it’s just one of the many advantages of choosing UPMC for Life

Choosing the right Medicare coverage is an important decision. UPMC for Life makes it easy to understand everything you need to know about Original Medicare as well as how to choose the Medicare Advantage plan that’s right for you.

Medicare Basics

Find everything you need to know about Medicare, including information on when you can enroll, the four parts of Medicare, and Medicare prescription drug coverage. You’ll also find information for people who are helping someone choose or use Medicare coverage.

Learn About Medicare Basics

UPMC for Life Plans

UPMC for Life offers a wide range of affordable Medicare Advantage plans. View our plan options (including our prescription drug coverage), compare costs, and learn about all the benefits you get when you choose UPMC for Life.

Learn About Our Extra Benefits and Services

Upcoming Community Meetings

UPMC for Life hosts informative community meetings on Medicare throughout our service area. Find an upcoming meeting near you.

Find an Upcoming Community Meeting

UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE PRESENTATION

View a presentation on our Medicare plans and learn about the extra benefits and services you can receive as a UPMC for Life member.

View Presentation

UPMC HEALTH PLAN CONNECT CENTERS

We understand that sometimes you need to talk to someone face-to-face. UPMC for Life offers personal assistance with your Medicare plan options at our UPMC Health Plan Connect Centers.

Find a Location Near You
This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-866-400-5077 (TTY: 711) for more information. Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat UPMC for Life members, except in emergency situations. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services. Other physicians/providers are available in the UPMC for Life network.

This information is available for free in other languages. Please call our customer service number at 1-877-539-3080 (TTY: 711). We are available October 1 through March 31, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. From April 1 through September 30, we are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC for Life has a contract with Medicare to provide HMO, HMO SNP, and PPO plans. The HMO SNP plans have a contract with the PA State Medical Assistance program. Enrollment in UPMC for Life depends on contract renewal. UPMC for Life is a product of and operated by UPMC Health Plan Inc., UPMC Health Network Inc., UPMC Health Benefits Inc., UPMC Health Coverage Inc., and UPMC for You Inc.

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UPMC for Life Members

Call us toll-free: 1-877-539-3080
TTY: 711

Oct. 1 through Mar. 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Apr. 1 through Sept. 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC for Life Prospective Members

Call us toll-free: 1-866-400-5077
TTY: 711

Oct. 1 through Dec. 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Jan. 1 through Sept. 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Last Updated: 10/01/2019
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