health care costs. Texas Medicare is offered by the Federal government.
1) Citizens of age 65 and above
2) Some young below 65 years of age suffering from certain disabilities
3) People of any age who are suffering from End Stage Renal Disease(permanent kidney failure)
Medicare consists of Part A and Part B
Original Medicare and the Medicare Advantage Plan are the two ways to get the Medicare coverage.
Original Medicare is the first Medicare you get when you get Medicare services.
Original Medicare consists of Part A (Hospital insurance) and Part B (Medical insurance).
Original Medicare card is to be kept safely to prove your Medicare eligibility.
You should understand the Medicare coverage plans carefully and compare the price, premiums and your needs before you choose a Plan.
According to your needs you can then get other Medicare Insurance Supplements or Medicare Advantage plans (Part C) or Medicare Prescription Drugs Coverage (Part D).
These additional health insurance services can be availed at the time you start Medicare services (Part A & Part B).