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The Medicare Blog
Jul 15, 2021
Understand your Medicare coverage choices
The 2 main ways to get Medicare coverage are Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage. When choosing which coverage is right for you, consider cost, coverage, and doctor & hospital choices.
Jul 15, 2021
Don’t let health or transportation issues keep you from getting your COVID-19 vaccine
If you have Medicare and face challenges getting to a COVID-19 vaccine location, Medicare will pay a doctor or other care provider to give the vaccine to you in your home.
Jun 01, 2021
Find care providers near you
Easy all-in-one search tool for finding health care providers that accept Medicare near you. Includes doctors, hospitals, home health, nursing homes, more.
May 12, 2021
Get your COVID-19 vaccine to help end the public health emergency
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. Medicare covers the COVID-19 vaccine at no cost to you. Just be sure to bring your red, white, and blue Medicare card when you get your vaccine, so your health care provider or pharmacy can bill Medicare.
May 01, 2021
Are you new to Medicare?
If you’re just getting started with Medicare or in your first year, Medicare.gov can show you health care options and coverage that best fits your situation.