Health

Health

Healthcare.gov

Buy health care coverage during annual signups or if you have certain life changes — like getting married, having a baby, losing other coverage, or moving — or if you qualify for Medicaid or CHIP.

Weiss Medigap Buyers Guide Online

With their Personalized Medigap Buyer’s Guide & Premium Calculator each library patron gets step-by-step guidance to learn how to select a Medigap insurance plan, which plans are right for them and which insurance company has the lowest rates. By simply entering their name, age, gender and zip code, users get immediate access to their own 80+ page, information-packed Buyer’s Guide & Premium Calculator, customized just for them

Medicare.gov

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain younger people with disabilities, and people with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD).

NJ State Health Assistance

The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) provides free help to New Jersey Medicare beneficiaries who have problems with, or questions about their health insurance.

Includes a list of companies selling Medicap Plans in NJ.

How to choose the best medigap plan.

What you need to know about Medicare supplements. Consumer Reports October 2014