For more information about Original Medicare and about Blue Shield's plan options, the resources below can help.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
The federal agency offers downloadable guides and resources in large print, Spanish, audiotape and Braille.
Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP)
The program provides free advice to people with Medicare.
Blue Shield of California
Compare Blue Shield of California plan options now. After answering a few questions about yourself, you can find out what plans are in your area and how much you might expect to pay for each.
You can also talk to your local broker or one of our Blue Shield Medicare plan advisers.
Phone: (800) 963-8008
8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week, from October 1 through March 31, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., from April 1 through September 30.
Spanish Resource page or página de recursos de español
Note: To view the PDF documents on this page you’ll need Adobe Reader.