Is there anyone I can talk to about my specific Medicare eligibility needs?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine

Yes. You can make an appointment with a Social Security representative at your local office by calling 1-800-772-1213. You can also call Medicare directly at 1-800-633-4227.


Finally, your State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) provides free counseling and education to help you choose coverage. You can go online to to find a counselor in your area.


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