How to Enroll in Medicare

As you approach the age in which you first become eligible to receive Medicare benefits, when and how you enroll are some of the first questions that arise.

Although there may be certain situations where Medicare Enrollment is sometimes automatic, however since no two people are alike it all depends depending on your individual situation.

To help guide you through the process, I created a quick cheat sheet or guide How to Enroll in Medicare:

You can enroll into Medicare Part A and/or Part B in two ways:

By phone:

Contact the Social Security administration. 1-800-772-1213

Over the Internet:

As many SSI offices may be closed for walk in appointments and due to Covid-19 and limited staffing, it recommends to apply when ever possible online https://www.ssa.gov/onlineservices/