MEDICARE SAFETY NET UNDER AGE 65

Frustrations of negotiating insurance ease with peer to peer sharing. Marcy Westerling recently shared her experience with Medicare when she developed ovarian cancer. She notes that people under age 65 can access Medicare for Compassionate Allowance diseases, qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), or survive two years of SSDI when Medicare kicks in. Westerling imparts her story and offers tips in "Medicare for Anyone with a Medical Catastrophe & Under Age 65" under "Spreading the Word About Safety Nets" posted on livingly dying on 11-10-14. She champions Medicare for All.  LEARN MORE

Posted on November 10, 2014 and filed under health insurance.