There is extra help to pay for some health care and prescription drug costs if you have limited income and resources. You might qualify for one or more of the programs described in this section. This section covers the following six programs:
Your state or local area may have other programs that could help you. Contact your State Medical Assistance (Medicaid) office for more information (see 1-800-MEDICARE Helpline).
Free or low-cost health insurance is available in your state for uninsured children under age 19. Call 1-877-KIDS-NOW (1-877-543-7669) for more information on the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
(Primary Source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Medicare and You Handbook. This content may have been enhanced by Q1Group LLC to include further examples, explanations, and links.)