The Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) can provide assistance with premium costs, copayments, deductibles, and coinsurance for individuals who are entitled to Medicare and meet program requirements.
There are no asset tests for the MSPs. This means you won't be asked to verify any resources such as bank account balances.
Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB)
- Pays Part A and Part B premiums.
- Pays deductibles.
- Pays copayments except for prescriptions.
Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB)
Qualified Individual (QI-1)
Qualified Disabled Working Individual (QDWI)
Information about how to qualify
To find out if you qualify for a Medicare Savings Program (MSP), view the income chart in this flyer.
Applying for the Medicare Savings Programs
You may apply using one of the following options: