May 2001
Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance

Doris and Her Doctor Are you looking for a Medicare supplemental insurance (Medigap) policy to cover deductibles and coinsurance for physician and hospital services? Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance sponsors a range of Medicare supplement insurance plans—plus a separate package of pharmacy benefits and additional discounts for dental and vision services.

Harold and an eye chart This Medicare supplemental insurance program provides seniors with an alternative to Medicare HMO plans. Underwritten by Monumental Life Insurance, Senior Assurance provides a high level of benefits beyond traditional Medicare coverage. Additionally, seniors may choose a corresponding pharmacy and vision program to further enhance their health insurance. Seniors enrolling in Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance can use any hospital or physician in the United States that participates in the federal Medicare Program.

If you replace an existing Medigap or Medicare HMO that you've had for six months or more with traditional Medicare plus Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance, there will be no delays or limitations for coverage of pre-existing conditions. This means you can switch without a waiting period for benefits.

For more information about Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance, call 800-900-YALE (9253), or write to Yale New Haven Health Senior Assurance, 420 Center Street, Wallingford, CT 06492.