Learn about the basic parts of Medicare and the different ways you can get Medicare health coverage.
Find out how to get Part A and Part B: some people get Medicare automatically, but some don't.
Read about the 2 ways to get Medicare drug coverage–it's available to everyone.
There are specific times when you can sign up or change your health or drug coverage.
Learn more about other options for getting your Medicare coverage.
Apply online for Medicare on Social Security's website.
Find and compare drug plans, health plans, and Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policies.
Find and compare hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, suppliers, and dialysis facilities.