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Do You Need Medicare Part B?

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Medicare Part B pays 80% of doctor bills, lab tests, emergency room charges, ambulance charges, chemo and radiation therapy, and many many more medical services.
Medicare Part B pays 80% of doctor bills, lab tests, emergency room charges, ambulance charges, chemo and radiation therapy, and many many more medical services.

I have met two women in the last two months who told me they are over 65 and collecting Social Security – but they are not enrolled in Medicare Part B because they can’t afford it. Can’t afford it???

I told them both that, without Part B, they don’t have health insurance – and if they get sick, or fall and break a hip, they will end up with very large medical bills.

Read the whole story at The Tuscon Citizen