New Medicare Cards Are Coming!

New Medicare Cards Are Coming!

Blogs, Medicare

New Medicare cards! Some people have asked me if they are finally going to get a plastic card from Medicare and I wish it were so. Unfortunately, the answer is no. The new Medicare cards will be paper to make it easier for providers to copy and use. Your old HICN number (Health Insurance Claim Number) is being replaced by the MBI number (Medicare Beneficiary Identifier) which is an 11-character alphanumeric, randomly assigned, number. Here is some answers to other commonly asked questions about the new cards:

If you have additional questions about your new card or need Medicare enrollment help, you can contact us at Georgia Health Insurance.

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