Medicare and Social Security have a program called Extra Help for people with limited income and resources to get help with prescription costs.
10050-Medicare-and-You2023 Medicare & You The Official US Government Medicare Handbook (pdf)Download
EN-05-10523 How to Apply Online for Retirement, Spouses or Medicare Benefits (pdf)Download
CMS-40B-EMay21 Application For Enrollment In Medicare Part B (pdf)Download
Form CMS-L564_508 (CMS-R-297) Request For Employment Information (pdf)Download
A free account lets you review your earnings history, get personalized estimates of future benefits, and manage your benefits once they begin.
The online retirement application lets you apply for retirement in as little as 15 minutes.
If you're within 3 months of age 65 or older & not ready to start Social Security benefits yet, you can use the online application to sign up just for Medicare.
Are You Turning 65 or Becoming Eligible for Medicare?
Do You Need Medicare Supplement, Medicare Advantage or Prescription Drug Plan Information?
Would you Like to Compare Rates or Plan Benefits?