Medicare Savings Program
You can get help from your state paying your Medicare premiums. In some cases, Medicare Savings Programs may also pay Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) and Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) deductibles, coinsurance, and copayments if you meet certain conditions. These conditions are listed below under "How do I apply for Medicare Savings Programs?"
Four kinds of Medicare Savings Programs:
If you have income from working, you may qualify for these 4 programs even if your income is higher than the income limits listed below.
Expand Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB) Program
Expand Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB) Program
Expand Qualifying Individual (QI) Program
Expand Qualified Disabled and Working Individuals (QDWI) Program
If you qualify for the QMB program, SLMB, or QI program, you automatically qualify to get Extra Help paying for Medicare prescription drug coverage.
* These amounts may increase in 2020. If your income and resources are slightly higher, you should still apply.
* Limits are slightly higher in Alaska and Hawaii. If you have income from working, you may qualify for benefits even if your income is higher than the limits listed.
How do I apply for Medicare Savings Programs?
Call Us Today To check if you are qualified to enroll in the Medicare savings programs