If you are on the verge of attempting to enroll in Medicare for the first time, you are not alone. Roughly 10,000 people a day are doing just that. These are some of the first steps to take to enroll in Medicare.
It is not uncommon for retired veterans and civilians alike to get confused about VA health benefits and Medicare. Many retired veterans that are enrolled with VA health benefits believe they do not need to enroll in Medicare. They believe that their VA coverage will qualify as a substitute to Medicare. Most retired veterans are quickly discovering this is not the case.