WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) for Medicare health coverage begins on Oct. 15 and continues until Dec. 7.

During this time, people may make changes to certain aspects of their Medicare health coverage:

  • Change from one Medicare Advantage Plan to another Medicare Advantage Plan.
  • Change from a Medicare Advantage Plan to Original Medicare.
  • Change from Original Medicare to a Medicare Advantage Plan.
  • Enroll in a Prescription Drug Plan or change your Prescription Drug Plan.

The Sosa Insurance Group, located at 450 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, specializes in assisting enrollees throughout their Medicare journey.

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Those new to Medicare might have a different election period, according to The Sosa Insurance Group, which urges prospective customers "to reach out to them to review their options."

The Sosa Insurance Group specializes in Medicare Supplement Insurance, also known as MEDIGAPs, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare and Medicaid Plans and Part D Prescription Drug Plans.

"We pride ourselves in assisting our consumers with selecting a Medicare option that will meet their needs," said George Sosa, president of The Sosa Insurance Group.

Below is a list of dates that The Sosa Insurance Group will be offering meetings where you can learn more about your options during AEP:

Every Tuesday starting on Oct. 1, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Every Thursday starting on Oct. 3, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Every Saturday starting on Oct. 5, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Oct. 21-25, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nov. 18-22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

"We also offer personal appointments, either in the comfort of your own home or at our local office," said Sosa.

The Sosa Insurance Group agents can be contacted at (973) 902-5445 or newarkconsulting@gmail.com.