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Medicare is health insurance for the following:

The different parts of Medicare help cover specific services:

For questions about eligibility for Medicare Part A or Part B, or  to apply for Medicare, call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or visit or call the local Social Security office. Also visit www.medicare.gov for more information or go to www.socialsecurity.gov and click on the ‘Medicare’ tab.

Medicare Supplement Plans (non-IU)

Retirees are encouraged to thoroughly consider all their medical plan options. Options outside of IU can include plans through AARP, RIPEA, private insurance companies and more. A good resource for finding supplemental plans available is www.medicare.gov.