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What factors can influence my healthcare costs on Medicare?

Medicare does not cover all of your health care costs. How much you end up paying depends on several factors, including:

• Which Medicare plans and options you choose
• How often you go to the doctor or hospital
• Whether you have other health insurance to cover some costs               
• Whether you qualify for help with Medicare costs
• Your income

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Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.