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FAQs

What is Medicare?
Medicare is a federal health insurance program primarily for people aged 65 or older, although it also covers younger individuals with certain disabilities and diseases.
Who is eligible for Medicare?
Generally, Medicare is available for people who are 65 or older, younger people with disabilities, and people with End Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or transplant). Medicare is also available to individuals who have been on disability for 24 months.
What are the different parts of Medicare?

Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance): Covers inpatient hospital stays, care in a skilled nursing facility, hospice care, and some home health care.

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance): Covers certain doctors’ services, outpatient care, medical supplies, and preventive services.

Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage Plans): A type of Medicare health plan offered by a private company that contracts with Medicare to provide all your Part A and Part B benefits.

Medicare Part D (prescription drug coverage): Adds prescription drug coverage to Original Medicare, some Medicare Cost Plans, some Medicare Private-Fee-for-Service Plans, and Medicare Medical Savings Account Plans.

How do I enroll in Medicare?

You can enroll in Medicare through the Social Security Administration (SSA) either online, by phone, or in person at a local Social Security office.

When can I enroll in Medicare?
There are specific enrollment periods for Medicare. The Initial Enrollment Period (IEP) starts three months before you turn 65 and ends three months after the month you turn 65. There are also Special Enrollment Periods (SEPs) for those who qualify, and the General Enrollment Period (GEP) from January 1 to March 31 each year.
How do I choose between different Medicare plans?

Choosing between different Medicare plans involves comparing the benefits, costs, network of providers, coverage options, and drug formularies (list of covered drugs) of each plan. You may also consider factors like additional benefits offered by Medicare Advantage plans, such as dental, vision, and wellness programs.

How does Medicare work with other insurance?

Medicare coordinates benefits with most other types of insurance. If you have other health insurance, Medicare will determine whether it is the primary or secondary payer depending on the situation.

Can I have both Medicare and Medicaid?
Yes, individuals who qualify can be “dual eligible” for both Medicare and Medicaid, and most health care costs are typically covered between the two programs.