What is Medicare?
Medicare is the federal health insurance program for:
People who are age 65 or older
Certain younger people with disabilities
People with End-Stage Renal Disease
Click the links below to learn about the four different parts of Medicare.
What Does Medicare Cover?
Part A covers inpatient hospital stays, care in a skilled nursing facility, hospice care, and some home health care.
Part B covers outpatient care, certain doctor's services, medical supplies, and preventative services.
Part C,also known as Medicare Advantage, is an alternative to Original Medicare. These plans include Part A, Part B and usually Part D.