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ESRD Medicare Special Enrollment Period

ESRD Medicare Special Enrollment Period - Patient Resources, Social Work Services Quick Guide, Social Work Manual, Population Specific, Transplant, Kidney Transplant, Financial

Focus

Under certain special conditions, you may be able to sign up for Medicare outside of regular enrollment periods.

I’m over 65 (or disabled) and only have Part A. Now that I have ESRD, can I sign up for Part B?

I’m over 65 (or disabled). I’m paying a higher Part B premium because I didn’t enroll in Part B when I was first eligible. Now that I have ESRD, do I need to continue to pay the higher Part B premium?

Resources

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