New Hanover Health Advantage Offering Two New Medicare Advantage Plans for 2021

October 06, 2020
New Hanover Health Advantage, a New Hanover Regional Medical Center affiliate, is proud to offer two comprehensive Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug plan options in 2021 for residents of New Hanover, Pender and Brunswick counties. New Hanover Health FirstMedicare Select HMO-POS and New Hanover Health FirstMedicare Platinum HMO-POS.
These high-quality plans offer competitive benefits and are built on the strength of NHRMC’s network of providers and facilities to provide cost effective care that improves the health of our community. 
We are excited to offer new benefits to the New Hanover Health Advantage Plans this year that include:
$0 premium option
$0 preventive dental coverage
Option to see any Medicare provider
Fitness benefit
Coverage for glasses or contacts
Routine eye exams
Non-emergency medical transportation
Worldwide emergency coverage
Competitive maximum out-of-pocket costs
“We are proud to see our locally led plan expand to serve our growing community, offering great bundled benefits and supplemental coverage to meet a wide range of needs,” said Leelee Thames, MD, MBA, President of New Hanover Health, a NHRMC affiliate.
The Annual Enrollment Period starts October 15, 2020 and ends on December 7, 2020. Membership to the plans is open to New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender County residents with coverage starting January 1, 2021. 
If you are interested in learning more about New Hanover Health Advantage, reach out to our local, licensed agent, Kathryn “Katie” Davis. Katie is available to meet with NHRMC employees one-on-one at the NHRMC Business Center to discuss your Medicare Advantage needs and answer questions. Call Katie directly at 910.667.6442 or click here to schedule an appointment.
Katie will also be holding free virtual community forums every Wednesday from October 21, 2020 through November 18, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Anyone interested in learning about these options for yourself or your Medicare-eligible family members can log in any time using the safe and easy ZOOM virtual platform. Click here to join the virtual meeting and enter the Zoom Meeting ID 452 823 9344.
New Hanover Health Advantage is offered in partnership with FirstMedicare Direct Insurance Company and is sponsored by New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
To learn more about New Hanover Health Advantage plans, visit