United States. Department of Health and Human Services.
Address:7500 Security Boulevard Baltimore MD 21244
World Wide Web: http://www.medicare.gov
Medicare is a health insurance program for persons 65 years of age and older and those under 65 who are disabled. It is a national program run by the Federal Government. Medicare has two parts: hospital insurance and medical insurance. It covers treatment of illnesses and the cost of most necessary hospital stays. If you are approaching 65, remember enrollment periods for Medicare are: 1) three months before your 65th birthday; and 2) between January 1st and March 31st of each year.
Persons 65 years of age and older and those under 65 who are disabled.
Birth certificate and Social Security card.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Services Offered:Health Care
Target Groups(By Need):Disabilities, People with
, Older Adults