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keeperumiami, Senior Tax Expert & Financial Planner
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Can i get health insurance for my wife if i collect social

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can i get health insurance for my wife if i collect social security disability
JA: These retirement benefits are supposed to help us but they can be so complicated! The Retirement Expert will help you get the most benefits propertly. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.
Customer: i just got married on 4/6/17 my wife is getting badger care but now we make to much so can i put her on my soc sec dis health insurance
JA: Is there anything else the Retirement Accountant should be aware of?
Customer: no
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  keeperumiami replied 4 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** goal is to give you a complete & accurate answer. I am working on your request now & I will respond as soon as possible.

Expert:  keeperumiami replied 4 months ago.

"Social Security Disability Healthcare Insurance" is Medicare and your wife would have to qualify for Medicare herself in order to be covered, so that would not be an option. Under present law, she would have to purchase health insurance independently.

Steve G.