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How to Check Medicare Extra Help Eligibility for Your Client

January 21, 2021

 

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Is your client eligible for Medicare Extra Help (Low Income Subsidy/LIS)? Learn how insurance agents can look up that information, what the income limits are, and more in this can’t miss episode!

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Mentioned in this episode:

 

2 Million Medicare Beneficiaries Missing Out On Discounted Drug Coverage

Application for Extra Help With Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs (SSI.gov)

Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs

Low income subsidy for Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

Medicare Low Income Subsidy: Get Extra Help Paying for Part D

Medicare Savings Programs Eligibility and Coverage Chart

State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIP) Official Site

Supplemental Security Income Home Page

 

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