People with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) can join Medicare at any age. Medicare covers dialysis when the physician asks it at home or in hospital. You have to pay deductibles to be in Medicare Part B coverage and 20% of the Medicare approved amount. Medicare also offers education on kidney disease if the patient is in stage four of chronic kidney disease.
If any help required to know or complaints about kidney dialysis service, contact ESRD Network organization in your state.
ESRD Network Organization is federally paid group of kidney experts. They are responsible for checking and improving the dialysis services given to the patients.
You can call 1-800-633-4227 to get the number of ESRD network Organization in your area.
People with ESRD and who are availing Medicare benefits can join Medicare Prescription drug coverage plans to reduce their expenses.
www.medicare.gov for finding and comparing Medicare plans in your area
The Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) is a health insurance information program that resolves your queries, gives you counseling and all information about Medicare for all ages.
You can get any information about
Medicare information is available in various forms-
1) A recording message guides you solves your Medicare FAQ’s
2) Customer Care representative answers your call and helps you further
TTY and TDD line toll free Call-1-877-486-2048.This number is especially for those you have hearing and speech disabilities.