Enhance your coverage with Compass Rose Medicare Advantage
The Compass Rose Medicare Advantage option is designed to take our already fantastic coverage to the next level.
Since 1948, the Compass Rose Health Plan has provided health care coverage to a select group of Federal employees and retirees. This Open Season, join countless others who have been with us for over 70 years — and take your coverage to the next level. With Compass Rose Medicare Advantage, a UnitedHealthcare® Group Medicare Advantage (PPO) plan, you get all the benefits of Original Medicare and our FEHB Plan, plus:
A $100 monthly Part B premium subsidy
For you and your enrolled spouse.
Enhanced Prescription Drug Benefits
Including a $1 co-pay for a 30-day supply of covered generics and the ability to get a 90-day supply of your covered prescriptions from ANY retail network pharmacy.
Renew Active® Fitness Program1
A free gym membership with access to an extensive, nationwide network of premium fitness locations, plus thousands of online workout videos and more.
Get an annual preventive care visit — from the comfort of your own home.
Hearing, Dental and Vision Coverage
Included as part of your plan.
A $40 per quarter over-the-counter benefit that gives you credits to spend on over-the-counter items. Shop for toothpaste, pain relief, vitamins, cough drops and more.
Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)⁴
Quick access to help in any situation whether in an emergency or you need a helping hand.
How to Enroll
To enroll in Compass Rose Medicare Advantage you must be a Compass Rose Health Plan retiree with Medicare Parts A and B.
If you are a retiree currently enrolled in the Compass Rose Health Plan and enrolled in both Medicare Parts A and B, you can enhance your benefits with Medicare Advantage at any time throughout the year. You must remain enrolled in the Compass Rose Health Plan to be eligible for the enhanced level of benefits.
Call our dedicated Compass Rose Medicare Advantage line with UnitedHealthcare to enroll at (844) 279-9286, TTY 711, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. local time, seven days a week.Learn More
New to Compass Rose
To enroll in Compass Rose Medicare Advantage, you will need to be a Compass Rose Health Plan member first. Our plan is open to active employees and retirees of the Intelligence Community, Department of State, Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security.
You can make the switch during Open Season — which runs from November 8, 2021 to December 13, 2021. Visit opm.gov for the online election form (pdf) or call the OPM Retirement Information Center at (888) 767-6738 to enroll in the Compass Rose Health Plan. Once you are a Compass Rose Health Plan member, you can elect the enhanced benefits of Compass Rose Medicare Advantage at any time throughout the year.Learn More
Please make note of the Compass Rose Health Plan enrollment code for the option of your choice:
|Enrollment Type||Enrollment Code|
|Self Plus One||423|
|Self and Family||422|
Compass Rose Health Plan Rates
Here at the Compass Rose Health Plan, we pride ourselves on providing fantastic benefits and dependable coverage. There is no additional cost for enrolling in Compass Rose Medicare Advantage. You continue to pay your Compass Rose Health Plan premium and Medicare Part B premium.
|2022||Self Only: 421|
|2022||Self Plus One: 423|
|2022||Self and Family: 422|
|2022||Self Only: 421||Self Plus One: 423||Self and Family: 422|
Most covered medical services have a $0 co-pay, including but not limited to preventive care, emergency room, durable medical equipment, routine podiatry, physical therapy and much more. Plus, you get lower prescription drug co-pays like $1 for a 30-day supply of covered generics. Explore the costs for commonly covered services under Compass Rose Medicare Advantage.View Benefits
Frequently Asked Questions About Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage plans are Part C plans which are offered by private insurers. They offer all the benefits of original Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B. Many Medicare Advantage plans include prescription drug coverage (Part D) and typically include additional benefits, features and programs. You must remain enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B to be eligible for a Medicare Advantage plan.
Search for providers, hospitals and other health care facilities within the nationwide UnitedHealthcare Group Medicare Advantage network using our Provider Directory.
You can see any provider outside of the network, as long as they accept Medicare and the plan. Accepting the plan means the doctor is willing to see the retiree and bill UnitedHealthcare.
There is no additional cost to enroll in the Compass Rose Medicare Advantage Plan. You will continue to pay your Compass Rose Health Plan premium as well as your Medicare Part B premium. You and your eligible spouse will each receive a Medicare Part B subsidy of $100 per month when enrolled in the Compass Rose Medicare Advantage plan.
Under Compass Rose Medicare Advantage, your prescription drug benefit will be provided by OptumRx®, a UnitedHealth Group company. You may need prior authorization or a new prescription for mail order medications. The Quick Start Guide that you receive following your enrollment in the plan will include OptumRx contact information.
Yes. You must be enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B to be eligible for the Compass Rose Medicare Advantage Plan and you must continue to pay your Part B premium to the government. If you stop paying your Part B premium, you may be disenrolled from your plan.
By enrolling into the Compass Rose Medicare Advantage Plan, Compass Rose will subsidize $100 of your monthly Part B premium.