Get help with costs

There are programs offered through your State Medical Assistance (Medicaid) office that can help lower your Medicare costs. Find out if you’re eligible for these programs, how to apply, and other ways to save on your Medicare coverage.

Find help with:

Drug costs

Find programs that can help lower your prescription drug costs.

Health plan costs

Learn about Medicare-approved health plans that can help lower costs for some people.

Other resources to help with costs:

  • Supplemental Security Income – a program through Social Security for certain people with lower incomes.
  • Insure Kids Now – a health insurance program for children under 19.
  • Medicaid – a joint federal and state program that helps cover medical costs for some people with limited income and resources.

The U.S. territories also have programs that help people with limited income and resources pay their Medicare costs. Contact your State Medical Assistance (Medicaid) office to get details about these cost-saving programs.

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