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Yes - if your spouse is eligible for Medicare - there is no need to have additional insurance.
You may purchase supplemental insurance for her - but you are not required to have it.
You will be eligible for Medicare at age 65 - so while you will apply for social security benefits at your full retirement age 66, still at age 65 you will apply for Medicare.
Please be aware that as a self-employed person you may deduct Medicare premiums on your tax return.
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