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Six Things To Do When You Get Medicare

Now that you're eligible for Medicare, look over the checklist provided by medicare.gov to ensure you are covering all of your bases.

Know what your Medicare covers.

Medicare offers a "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit to those with Medicare Part B insurance. This visit must take place within the first 12 months of having Medicare Part B. Learn more about what your Medicare covers.

Want to know what to expect at your "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit?

The "Welcome to Medicare" preventive visit is not a physical. At your visit, your doctor will check your blood pressure, vision, weight and height, as well as evaluate your medical and family history. For a full description of what your visit will look like, as well as information about what to bring to your visit, click here.