Medicare Minutes are short, engaging presentations on current Medicare topics hosted by the Medicare Rights Center. Each month’s presentation will help you learn more about your benefits and make the most of your Medicare coverage.

Upcoming Medicare Minute

Medicare Cost Assistance Programs Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

If you need help paying your Medicare costs, there may be federal or state programs that can provide cost assistance. During this Medicare Minute, you'll learn about the different assistance programs available for people with Medicare, their eligibility requirements, and how to apply if you think you might be eligible.

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Previous Medicare Minutes

Medicare and Changes in Residence April 29, 2021

When you move, it can affect your Medicare coverage. During this month's Medicare Minute, you will learn about various changes in residence—from in-state to abroad—and what they mean for your Medicare coverage.

Medicare Coverage of Care at Home March 18, 2021

During this Medicare Minute you will learn about how Medicare covers home health care and telehealth, as well as other strategies for receiving services or items at home, such as prescription delivery.

Medicare Coverage of Behavioral Health Care Services February 18, 2021

This Medicare Minute explains what types of behavioral health care services Medicare covers when you are an outpatient or inpatient, or when you need prescription drugs.

What's New in 2021? January 21, 2021

Medicare costs and coverage can change from year to year. In this Medicare Minute, you will learn about the Medicare costs for 2021 and opportunities when you can change your coverage this year.