What is CompanionCare?
CompanionCare plan is a supplement to Medicare.
Who can enroll?
This plan is offered to retirees over 65 with Medicare Part A & B. In order to be eligible, the member must be retired and enrolled in both Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B. No Exceptions.
When can a retiree enroll?
A retiree with Medicare A&B may enroll at any time.
Is there dependent coverage?
No. CompanionCare is an individual enrollment. If a spouse qualifies for enrollment in CompanionCare they would enroll on their own contract.
What is the cost?
The monthly premium for CompanionCare is $437.00 per individual contract.
Who do I pay the premiums to?
SISC administors invoices and receives payment. Invoices are generated on the 1st of each month. Payment is due to SISC by the 10th.
How does a retiree enroll?
Provide the CompanionCare application and a copy of your Medicare card to Alyssa Mendoza.
Do I need to enroll in Medicare Part D?
No. SISC will automatically enroll CompanionCare members in Medicare Part D for prescription medications.
Where can I find a provider for CompanioCare?
Any provider that accepts Medicare will accept CompanionCare.
*Sumbit the completed/signed application form, along with a copy of the retiree's Medicare card 45 calendar days prior to the effective date.