What other benefits do I qualify for that will help me pay my medical bills?

You may qualify for one of four Medicare Savings Programs that allows you to get help from the State to pay for the Medicare premiums, deductibles, co-insurance, and co-payments.

The four Programs are:

  • Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program (QMB)
  • Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB)
  • Qualifying Individuals 1 (QI1)
  • Working Disabled



"Medicare & You" – The Official U.S. Government Medicare Handbook

Still have questions?

If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

How do I apply? Am I eligible?

Call (800) 625-2257

to apply for service.

Or complete our online application

and we will call you back.