Oklahoma

Medicare

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  • Health Plan Dispute Resolution Practices

    Problem with your managed care plan? This pamphlet guides you through tips for problem solving and what you need to know about health plan dispute resolution practices. Content Detail

    By:
    ABA Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly
  • Law and Aging Resources for Older Americans

    The Law and Aging Guide is a listing of the state-wide resources available to help older persons with law-related issues. Read More

    By:
    ABA Commission on Law and Aging
  • Long Term Care Insurance PDF

    A guide produced by the OK Insurance Department's Senior Health Insurance Counseling Program to help you understand long term care insurance. You can call the program at 800-763-2828. Content Detail

    By:
    Oklahoma Insurance Department
  • Medicaid Information

    Medicaid is a program that pays for medical assistance for certain individuals and families with low incomes and resources. This program became law in 1965 and is jointly funded by the Federal and State governments (including the District of Columbia and the Territories) to assist States in providing medical long-term care assistance to people who meet certain eligibility criteria. Medicaid is the largest source of funding for medical and health-related services for people with limited income. Content Detail

    By:
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  • Medical Services Available to Oklahoma Residents

    This website discusses which medical services the Oklahoma Department of Human Services can provide for residents of the State of Oklahoma. It also has an application which can be downloaded to apply for medical services. Content Detail

    By:
    Oklahoma Department of Human Services
  • My Social Security - Online access to your benefits info

    If you receive benefits you can access information online. If you do not receive benefits you can get your statement online and check your earnings record. Content Detail

    By:
    SSA.gov
  • Social Security Benefits Online Screening Tool

    Fill out a form online to find out if you are eligible for certain social security benefits. This form is NOT an application for benefits and will NOT give you an estimate of benefit amounts. Also, it will NOT screen for help with Medicare prescription drug plan costs. Content Detail

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    SSA.gov
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    Spanish / Español
  • Medicare Coverage of Skilled Nursing Facility Care

    This booklet explains: (1) Medicare covered skilled care; (2) your rights and protections, (3) where you can get help with questions. This document is available in PDF format. Content Detail

    By:
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Medicare Interactive Counselor

    Medicare Interactive (MI) Counselor makes all of MRC's knowledge and experience available to you 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Through this Q&A format, you will learn what Medicare covers, what it doesn?t, how to pick a Medicare health plan, what you need to know about Medicare?s drug coverage (Part D), how to appeal if coverage or care is denied, and much more. Medicare Interactive (MI) Counselor is free for you to use. Content Detail

    By:
    Medicare Rights Center
  • Medicare Prescription Drug and Health Plans

    This web site contains information about how Medicare Drug Plans work, both prescription drug plans and health plans. Content Detail

    By:
    US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Medicare Prescription Drug and Health Plans-Find and Compare

    This web site guides you through the process of selecting either a personalized or general prescription or health plan in your area. Content Detail

    By:
    US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Medicare: Questions and Answers

    List of common questions and answers on medicare. Content Detail

    By:
    Nolo.com
  • Pension, Retirement Savings or Benefits Questions?

    If you have a question about your pension or retirement benefits, this Counseling & Assistance service area will help you find the right agency in your area to help you. Content Detail

    By:
    PensionHelpAmerica
  • Senior Health Insurance Counseling

    The Senior Health Insurance Counseling Program (SHICP) is a division of the OK State Insurance Department helping to inform the public about Medicare and other senior health insurance issues. This division provides accurate and objective counseling, assistance and advocacy relating to Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Supplements, Medicare Advantage, Long-Term Care and other related health coverage plans for Medicare beneficiaries, their representatives, or persons soon to be eligible for Medicare. You can call the program at 800-763-2828. Read More

    By:
    Oklahoma Insurance Department
  • Seniors Citizens Handbook PDF

    This Handbook is a project of the Oklahoma Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (OBA/YLD). Its purpose is to be an easy-to-read guide for senior citizens to use in their daily activities. This Handbook is intended to be only an introduction to issues of concern to seniors. Content Detail

    By:
    Oklahoma Bar Association