Lynne A. Valenti
Cabinet Secretary

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Medicare Recipients

The Medicare Savings Program assists individuals with payment on their Medicare expenses. This program can save people up to $1,462 each year.

Coverage Groups
  • Qualified Medicare Beneficiary: Pays for the Medicare Part A and Part B premium, deductibles and co-insurance.
  • Special Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary: Pays for the Medicare Part B premium only.
  • Qualified Individiual-1: Pays for the Medicare Part B premium only.
Eligibility Requirements
  • Income limit is based on the family size and adjusted income of the adults in the household.
  • Resource limit is $7,390 for an individual and $11,090 for a couple. Resources includes items such as checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit.

When you apply, you must send proof of Medicare enrollment. If you have questions concerning Medicare enrollment call 1.800.772.1213 or visit Medicare's Website.