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Health Insurance & Affordable Care Act

Medicare Resources

Government web sites

State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIPs). These are state-run programs that can give you free, one-on-one answers to your Medicare questions. Here's the contact information for all SHIP programs.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services . The official U.S. government web site for people with Medicare
Phone: 800-MEDICARE (800-633-4227)

Social Security Administration
Phone: 800-772-1213

Other web sites

AARP (formerly the American Association of Retired Persons)

BenefitsCheckUp , a service of the National Council on Aging

Center for Medicare Advocacy

Eldercare Locator

Families USA

Kaiser Family Foundation

Medicare Rights Center

My Medicare Matters , from the National Council on Aging

WebMD Medical Reference

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