You have turned 65. You are Medicare eligible. Now what?

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Your Health Insurance and Medicare

What to Do When You Turn 65

The following also applies if you become Medicare-eligible because of Social Security disability.

Sample Letter
Your address
The date

NYC Employee Health Benefits Dept.
40 Rector St., 3rd fl.
New York, NY 10006
Re: Medicare Eligibility

Dear Sir:

I am enclosing a copy of my Medicare card, showing both Parts A and B. I will become eligible for Medicare on ___. Please update my health plan records.


Print Name
Social Security #