FirstMedicare Direct HMO and PPO plans are rated 3 ½ stars by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services (CMS) click here for more information.

If you have access to care or pharmacy benefit issues related to the recent Subtropical Storm Alberto that affected our Western NC counties, please click HERE.

For more information on our Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plans please select your county of residence from the drop down below:

FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company’s FirstMedicare Direct plans are plans with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in a FirstMedicare Direct plan depends on contract renewal.This is a required statement by CMS. FirstCarolinaCare has filed and been approved to offer an HMO and a PPO Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plan for 2018.

The benefit information provided is a brief summary, not a complete description of benefits. For more information, contact the plan. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, formulary, pharmacy network, provider network, premium and/or co-payments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year.

Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system. Star Ratings are calculated each year and may change from one year to the next.

You must continue to pay Part B premiums.


Y0094_18_005 CMS APPROVED 10.16.2017

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