Milwaukee Resources

Medicare

Category:Health Care Benefits, Helplines/Hotlines
Primary Clients Served:Adults, Older Adults
Description:

Federal health insurance program for people age 65 and older; people under 65 with certain disabilities; people with End-Stage Renal Disease.      

For general information, ordering Medicare booklets, and information about health plans, call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227) 24 hrs/day, 7 days/wk. English and Spanish-speaking customer service reps are available.

For questions about Medicare Part D or Medicare drug plans, contact one of the following:

  • For Medicare beneficiaries age 60 and older, call the Wisconsin Prescription Drug Helpline at 1-855-677-2783.
  • For persons under age 60 who receive Medicare coverage due to a disability, call the Disability Drug Benefit Helpline at 1-800-926-4862
  • If you are 60 or older, call your County Department on Aging elderly benefit specialist.

You can find the most up-to-date information about resources for Wisconsin Medicare beneficiaries at https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/benefit-specialists/medicare-counseling.htm     

Website:www.medicare.gov

Last Updated: 5/10/2017 | Profile update request