Per Medicare guidelines, as a Retiree you must apply for Medicare Part A and Part B three months prior to turning age 65. * Contact Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 for more information about Medicare eligibility and to sign up for Medicare Part A and Part B.
*Failure to apply will result in a delay in obtaining Medicare coverage and a late enrollment penalty.
Did you know your health insurance rates decrease if you have medicare? If you have not already done so, send Benefits Division - Retirement a copy of your Medicare card. This will decrease your insurance premium cost. If you have specific Medicare questions, call The Shine Organization at 800-963-5337.