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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
Do I have to apply for Medicare or do I get it automatically?
If I wait to take Part B, will I face a penalty?
Does Medicare cover dental?
Will Medicare cover Nursing Home Stays?
Does Medicare cover ......
Medicare didn't pay for my claim or Medicare denied my claim.
I lost my Medicare card.
My parents moved to this country 2 years ago and they need insurance.
I don't qualify for Medicare yet, what kind of insurance is available?
Should I sign up for Medicare Part A & Part B if I or my spouse are still working and are covered by employer or union health insurance?
I work for a small employer. Do I need Medicare?
I have retiree insurance. How does that work with Medicare?
I have a Health Savings Account (HSA).
How does Medicare work with COBRA?
I have access to VA Benefits, how does that work with Medicare?
What is a Medigap Policy?
What's the difference between a Medigap/Medicare Supplement and an Advantage Plan (Part C)?
The premiums keep going up on my Medicare supplement . Should I switch to a different supplement?
What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
How does Wisconsin SeniorCare program for medications work?
I am paying for a Long Term Care policy, is it worth it?
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Board on Aging & Long Term Care
1402 Pankratz Street, Suite 111
Madison, Wisconsin 53704-4001
FAX: 608 246 7001