- Medicare Eligibility and Enrollment
Learn about Medicare and check to see if you're eligible for benefits.
- Medicare and You - 2016
Download a free summary of Medicare benefits, coverage options, rights and protections, and answers to the most frequently asked questions about Medicare (166 pages)
- Medicare Advantage Plans
Learn about the different types of plans that Medicare has to offer and use their online Plan Finder tool to see what's available in your area.
- Your Medicare Benefits
This booklet explains health care services and supplies covered under Medicare Part A and Part B.
ARTICLES OF INTEREST TO MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES
- Closing the Prescription Drug Gap(138 KB PDF)
The Affordable Care Act passed by Congress and signed by President Obama this year contains some important benefits for Medicare recipients.
- Memory Screening (937 KB PDF)
Participating sites offer free, confidential memory screenings to the public and distribute educational materials about memory concerns, dementia, caregiving and successful aging. Memory screenings are a first step toward finding out if someone may have a memory problem that could be caused by Alzheimer's disease or another medical condition.
- Help Stop Medicare Fraud (601 KB PDF)
Any Griffith encourages you to learn more about protecting yourself and spotting fraud.
- Medicare and the New Health Care Law (231 KB PDF)
Learn what it means to you.
NEWS AND INFORMATION
- SHIP National Resource Center
Use of the SHIP talk web site is intended for people who work with the State Health Insurance Assistance Program grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
- SMP National Resource Center
The SMP program, also known as Senior Medicare Patrol program, helps Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries avoid, detect, and prevent health care fraud.
- Find a local SHIP Office (National)
The State Health Insurance Assistance Program, or SHIP, is a national program that offers one-on-one counseling and assistance to people with Medicare and their families.
- AZ Links: Insurance, Medicare and other Benefits
Healthcare and Insurance are important for the continued well-being of all Arizonans. This page lists resources to obtain unbiased information on Medicare laws, Health Insurance and Counseling on relevant insurance products. It also can help you screen for other benefits that you may be qualified to receive.