How to enroll in Medicare if you are turning 65

How to enroll in Medicare if you are turning 65, Most people become eligible for Medicare when they turn 65. Your Medicare enrollment steps will differ depending on whether or not you are collecting retirement benefits when you enter your Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). If you are receiving Social Security retirement benefits or Railroad Retirement benefits, you should be automatically enrolled […]

Medicare Key Terms you should know

Medicare Key Terms you should know. Medicare helps pay, but you will still have costs. Medicare does not pay for all your medical expenses. You’ll help pay the cost of care through different types of payments.

Medicare Enrollment: How and When to Enroll in Medicare

You have several options when the time comes for you to enroll in Medicare. For some people, Medicare enrollment is automatic, while for others, it may depend on when and how they become eligible. How to enroll in Medicare You can enroll in Medicare Part A and/or Medicare Part B in the following ways:You can […]

Inpatient hospital care (Part A)

Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) covers inpatient hospital care when all of these are true: You’re admitted to the hospital as an inpatient after an official doctor’s order, which says you need inpatient hospital care to treat your illness or injury. The hospital accepts Medicare. In certain cases, the Utilization Review Committee of the hospital approves […]