Florida Medicare

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"Medicare is a health insurance program for:
  • people age 65 or older,
  • people under age 65 with certain disabilities, and
  • people of all ages with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant)."
*source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD 21244

"Medicare is a federal program for people who are age 65 or older, persons with a disability, or those with end-stage kidney disease. Medicare eligibility is not based on income, and basic coverage is the same in each state
*source: Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, Tallahassee, FL 32308


"Medicaid is the state and federal partnership that provides health coverage for selected categories of people with low incomes. Its purpose is to improve the health of people who might otherwise go without medical care for themselves and their children. Medicaid is different in every state.

In Florida, the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) develops and carries out policies related to the Medicaid program.
*source: Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, Tallahassee, FL 32308

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