How do I switch from a Medicare Advantage plan to Original Medicare?

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To leave a Medicare Advantage plan and ensure that the change is reflected immediately, call 800-MEDICARE directly and ask the Medicare representative to disenroll you from your Medicare Advantage plan. You will be automatically enrolled in Original Medicare when you disenroll.

Note: You can also disenroll by calling your Medicare Advantage plan directly, but it might take longer for your request to be processed.

You are limited in when and how often you can change your Medicare Advantage plan during the year (this is known as lock-in).


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