Helpful Links

If you are new to Medicare, or are looking for information on a new Medicare plan or would like to know whether you are eligible for Medicare financial assistance, visiting these sites may help.

Medicare’s Website: You can download a copy of the official Medicare handbook, “Medicare & You,” or request that a copy be sent to you. Visit Medicare’s website.  

Medicare’s Plan Finder:  Compare health plans to help you make your Medicare plan choices. View Medicare’s Plan Finder.

Independent Health’s Medicare Now Website: Find out all there is to know about Medicare. Watch videos, get tips and download a complimentary step-by-step guide at

Medicare Cost Payment Assistance: These agencies may be able to offer help in paying for your Medicare costs.

Independent Health is a Medicare Advantage organization with a Medicare contract offering HMO, HMO-SNP, HMO-POS and PPO plans. Enrollment in Independent Health depends on contract renewal.
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