Lewis and Thurston County Medicare Patients


It's time to think about your Medicare options

Have questions about Medicare coverage? Providence can help!

The Medicare Annual Election Period runs from October 15 - December 7. If you are 65 or older, this is the time you can change your Medicare plan, enroll in a new plan, and add or drop Medicare Part D prescription coverage.

Medicare Advantage at Providence Medical Group in Lewis and Thurston Counties

Providence Medical Group accepts a variety of Medicare insurance plans, including Original Medicare, Medicare supplements and Medicare Advantage.

For 2018, our clinics are contracted with the following Medicare Advantage plans* in Southwest Washington:

Lewis County:

  • AARP Medicare Complete insured through UnitedHealthcare®
  • Regence BlueShield

Thurston County:

  • AARP Medicare Complete insured through UnitedHealthcare®
  • Health Alliance Medicare
  • Humana Health Plan, Inc.
  • Premera Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Regence BlueShield
  • Soundpath Health
 Contracted Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans include:

Thurston County:
  • United Healthcare
*Plans may vary by clinic, county, health plan or product. Please contact Connexion Insurance Solutions at 1-877-315-3279 to find a plan that meets your needs.

*This is not a complete listing of plans available in your service area. For a complete listing please contact 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048), 24 hours a day/7 days a week or consult www.medicare.gov.

Resources to help you understand your options

We understand how complex and confusing Medicare can be. Qualified representatives from Connexion Insurance Solutions can assist in meeting your needs. Call 1-877-315-3279 to schedule a consultation, sign up for an info session or speak with a representative to find a plan that meets your needs. There is no fee for these services.

As always, you also may contact plans directly, work with any licensed independent insurance agent or obtain information by going directly to Medicare (1-800-MEDICARE or www.medicare.gov).

On-site Medicare Advantage information available

Some of our clinics will have representatives from Connexion Insurance Solutions on-site during open enrollment. See below for dates and times.*

*Please note that representatives will not be on site on Thanksgiving Day Thursday Nov. 23 and Friday Nov. 24.

Dates and times

  • Providence Clinic at Panorama
    1450 Northwest Lane SE, Suite A
    Lacey, WA 98503 

    Representative available on Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (noon) and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. starting Wednesday Oct. 18th through Wednesday Dec. 6th.

  • Providence Hawks Prairie - Internal Medicine
    2555 Marvin Rd NE
    Lacey, WA 98516 

    Representatives available on Mondays from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (noon) and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. starting Monday Oct. 16th.

Attend a free Medicare Advantage information session

Get answers to your questions about Medicare coverage at our free "Medicare 101" sessions.

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Additional Medicare resources

In addition to the resources available through Connexion Insurance Solutions, there are other ways to learn about or enroll in Medicare coverage, including:

  • Contacting Medicare Advantage plans directly
  • Contacting any licensed insurance agent of your choice
  • Going directly to Medicare via 1-800-MEDICAREwww.medicare.gov