Medicare Eligibility for Those 65+

When you turn 65, you become eligible for Medicare if you:Either receive or qualify for Social Security retirement cash benefitsOr, currently reside in the United States and are either:A U.S. citizenOr, a permanent U.S. resident who has lived in the U.S. continuously...

Medicare Eligibility for Disabled Youths

If you have a child under the age of 20, they can only qualify for Medicare if they have End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Additionally, to qualify for Medicare coverage, the child must:Need dialysis on a regular basis or require a kidney transplantAnd, have at least...

Does My Income Affect My Medicare Cost?

If you earn a certain level of income, the law requires an adjustment to your monthly Medicare Part B (medical insurance) and Medicare prescription drug coverage premiums.This is called an income-related monthly adjustment amount.These beneficiaries, who account for...

Outpatient Physical, Speech, and Occupational Therapy

Medicare Part B covers medically necessary outpatient therapy services, including:Physical therapySpeech-language pathology servicesOccupational therapyIf you meet Medicare’s eligibility requirements, Medicare covers therapy on a temporary basis to improve or restore...

Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs

Cardiac rehabilitation programs provide various services if you have a heart condition, including exercise, education, and counseling. These programs are designed to help improve your cardiac health and reduce risk factors. Medicare Part B covers both general cardiac...

Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (CORFs)

A Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility (CORF) is a medical facility that provides outpatient diagnostic, therapeutic, and restorative services for the rehabilitation of your injury, disability, or illness. CORF care is commonly known as outpatient...