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I will be 65 in Jan. 2018. I have Kaiser medical insurance

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I will be 65 in Jan. 2018. I have Kaiser medical insurance and was told by them to get my Medicare card now through Social Security so I can apply for their Senior Advantage insurance. Is this correct?
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Customer: I will be 65 in January 2018. I have Kaiser insurance and I was told by them to apply for my Medicare card through Social Security now so that I can apply for Kaiser Senior Advantage in October. Is this correct?
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Customer: Not that I know of.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 2 months ago.

Yes, that is true, you should apply for medicare three months before you turn age 65,

Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 2 months ago.

once you have the medicare card you can apply for senior advantage, usually the process takes 2-3 months so applying early is important.

Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 2 months ago.

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