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Turning 65

As you turn 65, it’s important to take action so you avoid gaps in your health coverage. You can start by enrolling in Medicare — whether you retire or continue working. Here’s what you need to know.

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As an ELCA plan member, eligible spouse, or ESGP, you have access to specialized information and a secure method of conducting business with us online. Not registered? Learn how plan members and spouses can register.

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Mercer Health & Benefits Administration LLC

Phone 800.245.6728

Portico Customer Care Center

Phone 800.352.2876

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Did You Know?

The Medicare eligibility date is the first day of the month in which the beneficiary turns 65, unless his or her birthday is on the first of the month — then the eligibility date is the first of the previous month.