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Services for People on Medicare
(Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors Program - SHIBA)

What is SHIBA?

How to File a Complaint Report to SHIBA/SMP Program

Financing Options for Long-Term Care Services

Frequently Asked Questions

Medicare Advantage Plans (Medicare Part C)

Medicare and Other Health Insurance (Who Pays First?)

Medicare at a Glance

Medicare Plan Finder

Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage (Medicare Part D)

Medicare Savings Programs/Extra Help

Medicare Updates

Medigap (Medicare Supplement Insurance)

Options for Under 65 on Medicare

Related Links for People on Medicare

SHIBA Publications

Top 10 Scams Targeting Seniors

Tricare and Medicare

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Help in Other States

Every state has a "State Health Insurance Assistance Program" (SHIP) like SHIBA. These programs help Medicare beneficiaries and their families with their health insurance choices and with problems that might arise.

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