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Medicare Information and Help With Enrolling:

This page aims to provide you and your family members with general information around Medicare.

What is Medicare?

Medicare is the health insurance program run by the Federal Government.  It is available to those 65 and older, those under 65 with certain disabilities, and those with end-stage renal disease

ASSEMBLING THE RIGHT COVERAGE

Assemble different types of coverage

Original Medicare
Part A : Hospital Insurance

Part B:  Medical Insurance

Part D: Prescription Drug Coverage
Optional coverage by approved private companies.

Medicare Supplemental Insurance
Option coverage from private insurance companies that fill gaps in Original Medicare Coverage.

— OR —

Combine the parts into one plan
Medicare Advantage Plans
Part C: (HMOs and PPOs)
Combines Part A (Hospital) and Part B (Medical) and in some cases, Part D (Prescription Drugs)

It’s not supplemental coverage.  A variety of plans are offered by private insurance companies approved by Medicare.

When to Enroll in Medicare

  • Starting three months before your 65th birthday
  • Or three months before you retire
  • Or to move employer based coverage if you are 65 or older

How to Enroll in Medicare?

  • Call 1-800-722-7331
  • Sign up at your local Social Security office
  • Online at www.ssa.gov

InsureOneBenefits can provide you and your family members assistance in navigating the Medicare landscape. Click here to learn more about Medicare and connect with an advisor from InsureOneBenefits to evaluate your options.