Who is eligible for Medicare?
- To qualify for Medicare based on your age, you have to wait until the year you turn 65. Find the day before your 65th birthday: Medicare eligible to start the first day of the month. Usually, you qualify for Social Security or benefit railway retirement benefits. If you receive social security, entries for Part A are automatic. What Part A makes you become eligible for Part B unless you choose to pay the premium.
Because of Health
- If you receive Social Security disability payments for two years, you qualify for Medicare. So also receiving benefits of railway retirement due to a disability. A disabled widow, widower or child of a disabled or retired worker may also be eligible. For civil servants. It takes 29 months of disability and the qualifying rules slightly different. Anyone disabled by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis qualifies for Medicare after a month of receipt of Social Security disability.
Accept your Status
- The easiest way to find out if you are eligible is through the Medicare website’s online calculator. It will qualify you based on factors such as your age and the number of years you worked. You can also use the calculator to determine how large any premiums you will be paid. You can also contact your state or local government to provide information about other programs.
Affordable Lawn Care
- Medicare-eligible for age or health is a federal government, applicable whether you live in New York or California. The Affordable Care Act, however, has given states the option of expanding Medicare to cover a healthy, under-65s with income up to 133 percent of the federal level of poverty. At the time of writing, 28 states and the District of Columbia exercised this option.
You can find information about Medicare on the HealthChamp website.