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Medicare information for Texas

The national telephone number for Medicare is 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227).

A local resource for Medicare information is Texas SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program). The Texas SHIP program can help you with topics such as :

  • Medicare eligibility
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Medicare supplement

Texas SHIP contact details are :

Health Information Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP)

(800) 252-9240

Medicare does not have many local offices open to the public. Instead, your nearest Social Security office can help regarding some Medicare things like getting a replacement Medicare card or asking about how Medicare premiums change with income.

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