The link below is for new enrollment in applying for Medicare Parts A & B.
People need to enroll in both Medicare Part A & B if they are not enrolled in Social Security.
Beneficiaries enrolled in S.S. automatically enroll in Medicare Part A.
You need BOTH parts of Medicare A & B if:
- you are turning 65 or
- you never enrolled in Part A when still working
Here’s step by step directions & images to get where you need to go for applying for Medicare Parts A & B online:
1 – Go to ssa.gov
2 – Go to the main MENU on the top right of the page.
3 – Under Benefits, click MEDICARE.
4 – Scroll down to the section titled HOW TO APPLY ONLINE FOR JUST MEDICARE.
5 – Click the blue button titled APPLY FOR MEDICARE ONLY.
That’s it folks. As always, if you prefer to have someone help you with applying for Medicare, please reach out to me today.
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