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Take time to consider how this medical coverage will fit into your life, your finances and your health care needs

   

Medicare News and Information

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Medicare Will Help Hurricane Victims Get Access to Care

Florida, Georgia, South Carolina residents can get replacement medicines and equipment

Hospice care

Many Hospices Offer Medicare Recipients Substandard Care

Report finds gross neglect, fraud, other problems among providers

Cover the gap

How to Choose the Right Medigap Plan

Supplemental insurance helps bridge the gap of costs not covered by original Medicare

What Medicare Won't Cover

What Tests and Procedures Medicare Won’t Cover

You’ll need to plan ahead to pay for some common medical expenses

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Medicare to Cover Costly Immunotherapy for Cancer

CAR-T therapy, which helps a patient's cells fight disease, gets nationwide coverage

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How to Avoid DNA Medicare Scams

Federal officials issue new alert on fake genetic testing offers

Medicare Basics

Medicare for Dummies

Medicare for Dummies — Get the Benefits You Deserve

In "Medicare For Dummies," AARP’s Medicare expert helps you navigate the confusing maze

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Beware of Medicare Enrollment Scammers

Five tips to help you avoid being taken advantage of as you are evaluating your medical coverage

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AARP’s Medicare Question and Answer Tool

Fast access to the questions you have about how the program works