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CMS announces special enrollment periods for Americans impacted by recent hurricanes
As a result of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will make available special enrollment periods for all Medicare beneficiaries and certain individuals seeking health plans offered through the Federal Health Insurance Exchange. This important step gives these individuals and families who have been impacted by the hurricanes the opportunity to change their Medicare health and prescription drug plans and gain access to health coverage on the exchange immediately if eligible for a special enrollment period.
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