Medicare

Medicare
The Medicare program, established by Congress in 1965, provides health insurance for people over the age of 65, people under 65 with certain disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). There are four parts of Medicare: Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance), Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance), Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage), and Medicare Part D (Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage).

Frequently Asked Questions

I lost my Medicare card. How do I get a new one?
Information about how to replace your Medicare card and safeguard your privacy.

I recently moved, how do I update my address with Medicare?
How to update your change of address information and obtain and updated card. You can also call the Social Security Administration at 1-800-772-1213.

Does Medicare's Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D) cover the medicine I need?
Each Medicare Prescription Drug Plan has its own list of covered drugs. Find out what is covered here.

Although I am able to walk, I have a difficult time walking long distances. Would Medicare allow payment for a wheelchair or Power Operated Vehicle (POV)?
Learn about Medicare wheelchair and POV coverage guidelines.

If you would like my help with a Medicare issue, please print out this authorization form and fax it to my district office at (614) 818-0887, or mail it to my district office at:

Congressman Patrick J. Tiberi
250 E. Wilson Bridge Rd., Suite 100
Worthington, Ohio 43085 

If you have require immediate assistance with a Medicare problem, call my district office at (614) 523-2555.