"Medicare & You" handbook

What is it?

The "Medicare & You" handbook is mailed to all Medicare households each fall. It includes a summary of Medicare benefits , rights, and protections; lists of available health and drug plans; and answers to frequently asked questions about Medicare.

When should I get it?

Late September.

You can also sign up to get this handbook electronically. You won't get a printed copy if you choose to get it electronically.  Log into (or create) your secure Medicare account to sign up.

Who sends it?


What should I do if I get this handbook?

Keep the handbook as a reference guide.

Download a sample

Download "Medicare & You" in different formats.

Publication, product, or other number

Product No. 10050

Unofficial name

Not available at this time