Programs to Help You Pay

There are several different types of programs that can assist Medicare enrollees with their out-of-pocket costs for services. Here you can find some basic information about some of these programs, where to get more information and where to enroll in them.

Part D Extra Help
For those with Medicare Part D making $16,245 or less yearly ($21,855 for married couples)* and meet certain resource limits.

MO HealthNet 
Missouri's Medicaid Program.

Medicaid Spend-Down
For those who nearly qualify for MO HealthNet, but earn too much.

Medicare Savings Programs
Three programs for those earning $1,277 or less monthly ($1,723 for married couples)* and meet certain resource limits. Provides help with Medicare Advantage and Medicare Parts A, B, and D.

Missouri Rx (MoRx)
For those with Medicare Part D or a Medicare Advantage Drug Plan who earn $21,660 or less yearly ($29,140 for married couples). No resource limits.

*Dollar amounts are current until March 2013.