Select a Language

Home Self-help Library Health Care Help with Medicare Premiums

Help with Medicare PremiumsPrintE-mailPDF

YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR HELP WITH MEDICARE PREMIUMS AND CO-PAYS:

QMB, SLMB, and QI Programs

If you qualify for Medicare, you may also be eligible for help under Medicaid. There are three programs that may help you with health care costs.

1.) The QMB program covers Medicare premiums, deductibles and co-insurance.

To be eligible for QMB, you must have:

· total monthly countable income below $931 (or for a couple, $1261): and

· countable resources below $6940 (or for a couple below $10,410). Some resources or assets are not counted, such as the family home.

2.) The SLMB program pays the full Medicare Part B premium. You must still pay deductibles and co-pays.

To qualify for SLMB, you must have

· countable resources below $6940 (or for a couple below $10,410).

· total monthly income below $1117 (or under $1513 for a couple).

3.) The QI program provides assistance with coverage.

To be eligible for QI, you must have:

· total monthly income below $1257 (or below $1703 for couples).

Apply at the County Department of Job and Family Services for these programs. You may also qualify for Medicaid spend-down. To be eligible, your monthly medical expenses must be more than the monthly spend-down amount. If so, your medical and prescription expenses should be covered by Medicaid.

For further information please call your County Department of Job and Family Services.

 

 

This article is meant to give you general information and not specific legal advice.
Prepared by Community Legal Aid Services, Inc. Updated April, 2012. CE-52-F183-CLAS

Best Price Levitra OnlineBuy Online CialisOrder Sildenafil Online
http://www.jvbrown.edu/index.php?new=128... aller http://www.jvbrown.edu/index.php?new=599... ici achat du viagra et payment pae paypal cliqueter recherche viagra en ligne sans ordonnance avec livraison cliqueter http://www.jvbrown.edu/index.php?new=253... que veaux cialis ici cialis achat france cliqueter levitra générique meilleur vente kamagra aller cliqueter viagra vente
levitra mg prix ici viagra delai livraison aller ici ici achat kamagra oral jelly http://www.salinasbeautycollege.edu/inde... generique levitra mg cliqueter http://www.salinasbeautycollege.edu/inde... remede impuissance aller sildenafil promo livraison rapide acheter viagra pas cher cliqueter aller ici
cialis generico mg prezzo costo viagra farmacia sildenafil donne prix du viagra 100 como e onde comprar viagra generico comprare cialis generico online cialis 5mg kaufen commande viagra en europe comprar levitra sin receta vente viagra ou cialis prix achat kamagra en france viagra generica segunda mano pharmacie dcialis schweiz viagra viagra prix pharmacie