Resources | The Cottages at Garden City | Garden City, Kansas, USA
The Cottages at Garden City takes many types of insurance, including Medicare.
Insurances Accepted - We accept PRIVATE PAY and LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE. A quote will be assessed based on your individual needs.
Long Term Care Insurances policies have different coverage based on the type of plan purchased. Please call the customer support on the back of your card to find out the specifics. Most pay a daily amount directly to the long term facility you choose and some require that you are paid the daily amount and you in turn pay the facility of your choice. We will be glad to assist you in discovering what your plan covers.
Medicare doesn't pay for daily long term care, however, Home Health, Out Patient Therapy, Durable Medical Equipment and other Medicare Part B coverage is available..
For information about applying for Medicare see Below: "What is Medicare"
WHAT IS MEDICARE?
MEDICARE, administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a federal insurance program for people 65 and over.
People under 65 who have received Social Security Disability for 24 consecutive months are also eligible for Medicare. People suffering from End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant.
How to Apply for MEDICARE?
- Call the Social Security Administration (SSA) at
- A SSA representative will ask for your social security number (may need husband’s if wife never worked) and will arrange an appointment for you at a nearby SSA office to complete an application.
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