Are you enrolling in Medicare this year? Medicare is a big program with many different rules and options which can make choosing a plan confusing and difficult. But Don’t fret, we’re here to help!
There are several Medicare plans to choose from but ultimately it comes down to your medical needs and what you can financially afford. Follow along as we break down each plan so you can find the perfect coverage that meets your needs. Here are the Medicare Plans seniors should consider
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What is Medicare
Before we dive into the top plans to choose from, you’ll want to have an understanding of what Medicare is. In short, Medicare is a federal health insurance program for people who are 65 and older, people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), and for certain younger people with disabilities.
To be eligible for Medicare you must fall in one of the above categories and you must also be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident. Keep in mind, permanent residents must have lived in the United States for at least five consecutive years. To learn more, check out everything you need to know about Medicare.