|What You Need To Know: Medicare Basic Information:|
|How Medicare works, eligibility and enrollment||Basic information about how Medicare works and who is eligible for it.|
|What Medicare Covers - Part A (hospitalization) and Part B (doctors fees)||Web pages and other resources about Part A and Part B|
|Glossary||Dictionaries and glossary resources to Medicare terms you should be familiar with
|Prescription Drug (Part D) Plans, Medigap, Medicare Advantage, and Medicare Supplement Programs:|
|What Are They: Part D, Medigap Plans, Advantage and Medicare Supplement?||Help with explaining the definition and coverage basics of these Medicare programs|
|Prescription Drug Plans, Part D Coverage||A wide range of topics, all related to the Medicare Prescription Drug program|
|Advantage Plans (Insurance)||A supplement to the basic prescription programs, these plans cover several aspects of health care coverage in one policy|
|The Coverage Gap, or "Doughnut Hole"||When your coverage benefits stop -temporarily. A Medicare loophole that's complicated and no fun to consider.
|Comparing Plans and Coverage||Multiple resources that provide information and tools to compare the Medicare Plans: Prescription, Health care, and Basic
|Medicare Insurance Companies and Medicare HMO's||Links to the major companies and Health Maintenance Organizations that offer Medicare coverage
|Medicare Medical Savings Accounts||What are they, and how do they work? What are your benefits and disadvantages?
|State-by-State Medicare Info Directories||Always check these directories for your state. Many states have supplemental programs and other assistance for Medicare - age citizens.
|State Prescription Drug Assistance Programs||Many states sponsor special programs to help you with the cost of prescription drugs.
|State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIP)||Listings for each state and territory|
|When You Need Extra Help|
|Ombudsman & Complaint Issues||How to make a complaint when something goes wrong.|
|Help Paying For Medicare||There is financial help for qualified persons.|
|Medicare Fraud||Protect against fraud, abuse, and identity theft
|Programs for Special Needs|
|Long Term Care / Nursing Homes / Home Health Care||Seniors in nursing homes and Medicare, coverage for home health care, long term care|
|Medicare and Mental Health||Using Medicare Part A and Part B for mental health benefits|
|Cancer Screening, Drugs, & Treatment||Medicare covers the costs of certain screening tests for breast cancer, cervical cancer, colorectal cancer, and prostate cancer.|
|Medicare for People with Diabetes or Renal Disease
||Screening, supplies and other aid for diabetes patients; helps in paying for kidney dialysis and kidney transplants.
|US Government Medicare Websites||Where to find the large -and sometimes confusing- official Medicare websites.|
|Contacting Medicare||Special Information phone numbers, web addresses, mailing addresses|
|News, Columns & Blogs||Medicare changes and reform|