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We will send you a letter within 10 days of receiving your enrollment form.
You will receive a letter from us within 10 days of your enrollment. The letter will contain several questions to verify your enrollment and if you understand your plan choice.
After your enrollment has been approved, we'll send you a confirmation letter with the date your coverage will be effective.
You will receive your Blue Cross MedicareRXSM ID card after you receive the confirmation letter.
About two weeks after you get your ID card, you'll receive your Welcome Kit. It will include your Evidence of Coverage. It tells you what you need to know about being a member of Blue Cross MedicareRx.
Blue Cross MedicareRx agrees to stay in the program for a full year at a time. Each year, the plan decides whether to carry on for another year. Even if Blue Cross MedicareRx leaves the program, you will not lose Medicare coverage.
Disenrollment from Blue Cross MedicareRx means ending your membership. Disenrollment can be voluntary or involuntary. We are not allowed to ask you to leave the plan because of your health.
You can leave the Plan and join another Medicare prescription drug plan, Medicare Cost Plan, or Advantage Plan available in your area. It will take some time for your prescription drug coverage to end and your new prescription drug coverage to begin. Refer to your Evidence of Coverage for more information.
To voluntarily disenroll:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) must disenroll an individual from Blue Cross MedicareRx in the following cases: