Medicare / Medicaid
What is Medicare?
Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD).
What is Medicaid?
Medicaid is a jointly funded, Federal-State health insurance program for low-income and needy people. It covers children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled and other people who are eligible to receive federally assisted income maintenance payments.
Visit some of our links below to learn how we can help with Medicare or Medicaid assistance:
- SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders)
- SHINE Information Worksheet
- SHINE Local Seminars
- Prescription Assistance
- Medicare and Medicaid Resources
- Medicaid/Medicare Buy-in Program Application