“Medicare Quick Bites” is your bite-sized treat of Medicare information. Hawaii SHIP has created these lessons to help you understand this complex federal health insurance, thus “Making Medicare Digestible!” Follow us on Facebook or Twitter to get your delivery of Medicare Quick Bites! This week’s treat is Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary Program, also known as SLMB.
Individuals with low income and assets may qualify to get help paying Medicare costs and eliminating any late enrollment penalties. Contact Hawaii SHIP for qualifying income and asset limits.