LIS: (Extra help)
If you Qualify for “Extra Help”, your Part-D MEDICARE premiums, Deductibles, and Co-Payments can be eliminated or significantly reduced.
QMB: Did you know that in some States, depending on your Income, you may Qualify for QMB? (Qualified MEDICARE Beneficiary). If you qualify for the QMB program, you get help paying for: your Part-A and Part-B Premiums, Deductibles, Co-Insurance, and Co-Payments. To Qualify for QMB, you must be eligible for MEDICARE Part-A, and have an Income not exceeding 100% of the federal poverty level (FPL).
Did you know that MEDICARE has “Four Parts”?
Part - A ----- Cover your Hospital Expenses
Part - B ----- Cover your Doctor or Medical Expenses
Part - D ----- Gives you a Prescription Drug Discount
Part - C ----- Gives you Extra Benefits like Dental, Vision, Hearing etc …
Did you know that you can receive “Dental Coverage” under MEDICARE Part-C? Depending on your Service Area, some MEDICARE Advantage Plans offer: Up to $1,000 per year Dental Coverage, and some offer $1,500 per year to Duals (Beneficiaries with both MEDICARE & Medicaid).