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Keep reading that one cannot have Medcaid if you're on Medicare. Also read that the two can be combined, depending on income. Doesn't make sense ! So much crap out there, it's confusing

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@ss11943859 wrote:

Keep reading that one cannot have Medcaid if you're on Medicare. Also read that the two can be combined, depending on income. Doesn't make sense ! So much crap out there, it's confusing


Medicare has several programs for which you may qualify as a low income senior or disabled beneficiary which provide "Extra Help"

This Medicare page outlines each one.

Medicare - Get help paying costs 

Bu clicking on each one, it will take you to another page that goes more in detail of what they are - you will have to apply for eligibility.  Definitely check out the "Medicare Savings Programs", there are (4) different types .

 

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here's a place to start:

 

https://www.medicare.gov/your-medicare-costs/get-help-paying-costs/medicaid

 

 


@ss11943859 wrote:

Keep reading that one cannot have Medcaid if you're on Medicare. Also read that the two can be combined, depending on income. Doesn't make sense ! So much crap out there, it's confusing


 

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