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2014 Medicare Costs

This fact sheet provides the premiums and deductibles for Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) and Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance). It also includes information about the income-related monthly adjustment amounts for Medicare Part D (prescription drug coverage).

ID: 11579 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 138 KB

Revised: 10/1/2013

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Bridging the Coverage Gap

This fact sheet provides information and resources to people with Medicare prescription drug coverage during the coverage gap.

ID: 11213 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 136 KB

Revised: 1/1/2011

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Electronic Prescribing

This brochure explains how people with Medicare can benefit from electronic prescriptions.

ID: 11382 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 309 KB

Revised: 7/1/2014

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Getting Medical Care and Prescription Drugs in a Disaster or Emergency Area

This fact sheet provides information about the special rights you have to get care and prescription drugs if you're in a disaster or emergency area.

ID: 11377 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 59 KB

Revised: 2/1/2012

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Have You Done Your Yearly Medicare Plan Review?

Provides information to help people with Medicare review their health and prescription drug coverage in the fall. This publication is available in other languages.

ID: 11220 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 205 KB

Revised: 9/1/2014

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How Medicare Covers Self-Administered Drugs Given in Hospital Outpatient Settings

Provides information about how to get reimbursed through Medicare Part D for self-administered drugs you get in hospital outpatient settings.

ID: 11333 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 364 KB

Revised: 2/1/2011

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Medicare Basics

This booklet is a guide for families and friends of people with Medicare. It highlights several topics related to the health and care of a person with Medicare.

ID: 11034 / Pages:  56 pages / Size: 1414 KB

Revised: 5/1/2011

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Meeting with Agents One-on-One

This postcard tells you what to expect at a one-on-one meeting with an agent or broker about Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plans.

ID: 11593 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 470 KB

Revised: 11/1/2011

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Understanding Medicare Part C & D Enrollment Periods

This tip sheet is designed to help you learn more about enrollment into Medicare Parts C and D, including who can sign up, when you can sign up, and how the timing can affect your costs.

ID: 11219 / Pages:  12 pages / Size: 303 KB

Revised: 8/1/2014

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What is Medicare? What is Medicaid?

This fact sheet provides a brief overview of Medicare and Medicaid. This publication is available in other languages.

ID: 11306 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 219 KB

Revised: 6/1/2014

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Withholding Medicare Prescription Drug Premiums from your 2014 Social Security Payment

This tip sheet explains how premium withhold deductions work if you switch drug plans for 2014.

ID: 11400 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 216 KB

Revised: 11/1/2013

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Your Guide to Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

This booklet tells you how your Medicare prescription drug coverage works, how it works with other drug coverage you may have, and how you get Extra Help if you have limited income and resources.

ID: 11109 / Pages:  88 pages / Size: 1.57 MB

Revised: 6/1/2014

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4 Ways to Help Lower Your Medicare Prescription Drug Costs

This fact sheet provides information and resources to people with Medicare who need help paying for their prescription drug costs.

ID: 11417 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 233 KB

Revised: 3/1/2014

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Closing the Coverage Gap? More Prescription Drugs Are Becoming Affordable

This fact sheet explains the discount on brand-name drugs and coverage for generic drugs during the coverage gap and how these benefits will increase over time until the coverage gap is closed by 2020.

ID: 11493 / Pages:  8 pages / Size: 249 KB

Revised: 2/1/2014

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How income affects your Medicare prescription drug coverage premiums

A description of the extra amount (known as Part D IRMAA) you may pay for your Medicare prescription drug coverage if your income is above a certain limit.

ID: 11469 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 51 KB

Revised: 11/1/2012

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How Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage Works with a Medicare Advantage Plan or Medicare Cost Plan

This fact sheet provides basic information about Medicare's prescription drug coverage for people with a Medicare Advantage Plan or Medicare Cost Plan.

ID: 11135 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 215 KB

Revised: 4/1/2014

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How Medicare Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage Plans with Prescription Drug Coverage (MA-PDs) Use Pharmacies, Formularies, & Common Coverage Rules

This fact sheet describes the methods Medicare drug plans and Medicare Advantage Plans with prescription drug coverage (MA-PDs) use to provide access to prescription drugs.

ID: 11136 / Pages:  8 pages / Size: 249 KB

Revised: 7/1/2014

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If You Get Extra Help, Make Sure You're Paying the Right Amount

This tip sheet explains what people who qualify for Extra Help can do to make sure they're paying the right amount for their drugs at the pharmacy.

ID: 11324 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 272 KB

Revised: 12/1/2013

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Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage: How to Join a Medicare Drug Plan

This tip sheet tells you how to join a Medicare drug plan once you have chosen the plan you want.

ID: 11111 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 315 KB

Revised: 5/1/2014

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Things to Think About When You Compare Medicare Drug Coverage

This tip sheet explains things to consider when comparing Medicare drug plans.

ID: 11163 / Pages:  8 pages / Size: 234 KB

Revised: 12/1/2013

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What to do if you no longer automatically qualify for Extra Help with Medicare prescription drug costs

Explains that Medicare and Social Security are determining whether some people who qualify for Extra Help will continue to qualify next year, and what people should do if their level of Extra Help changes.

ID: 11215 / Pages:  4 pages / Size: 215 KB

Revised: 4/1/2014

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Choosing a Medigap Policy: A Guide to Health Insurance for People with Medicare

This booklet contains information on choosing a Medigap policy to supplement the original Medicare plan.

ID: 02110 / Pages:  52 pages / Size: 1.73 MB

Revised: 2/1/2014

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Your Guide to Medicare Special Needs Plans (SNPs)

This publication gives an overview of Medicare Special Needs Plans (SNPs), including how SNPs work, how to join and switch, and how to decide if a Medicare SNP is right for you.

ID: 11302 / Pages:  24 pages / Size: 359 KB

Revised: 11/1/2011

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Medicare and Clinical Research Studies

A brochure that explains Medicare coverage to help pay health care costs if you're in a covered clinical research study.

ID: 02226 / Pages:  8 pages / Size: 359 KB

Revised: 9/1/2012

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How the Medicare Beneficiary Ombudsman Works For You

This fact sheet provides a brief description of the goals of Medicare's Beneficiary Ombudsman.

ID: 11173 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 333 KB

Revised: 10/1/2011

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Medicare Rights & Protections

This booklet lists the rights of people with Medicare.

ID: 11534 / Pages:  16 pages / Size: 717 KB

Revised: 7/1/2014

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Quick Facts about Medicare Plans and Protecting Your Personal Information

Provides basic information on Part D and protecting personal information. This publication is available in other languages.

ID: 11147 / Pages:  2 pages / Size: 212 KB

Revised: 3/1/2014

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Your Discharge Planning Checklist

This checklist helps you and your caregiver make sure you have the information you need before discharge.

ID: 11376 / Pages:  6 pages / Size: 806 KB

Revised: 8/1/2014

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