Medicare is a federal health insurance program for people aged 65 or older. The purpose of Medicare is to provide a low-cost option for health insurance to those retirees who are no longer covered under an employer’s insurance plan. The Social Security Administration handles Medicare health insurance eligibility and enrollment.
Medicare covers a wide range of medical necessities including hospital stays, routine exams, medications, etc. However, it does not cover everything. Long-term care services, private nursing care, dental and vision care and cosmetic surgery are just a few of