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Medicare Savings Program

The Medicare Savings Program (MSP) assists with health care costs for eligible Medicare Part A patients. The program can assist with monthly Medicare premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the MSP, applicants may have a monthly income up to $1,010 - $1,208 for an individual or $1,355 - $1,622 for a couple. Your assets will need to be below $8,780 for an individual and $13,930 for a couple.

How to Apply

Pick up an application from our office, call to have one mailed to you, or print an application online. Bring the completed application for assistance and all required documents into our office. Applications cannot be processed without all required documents, which include:
  • Proof of identity (driver's license, birth certificate, U.S. passport, military ID, etc.)
  • Proof of income (pay stubs, verification of Social Security income, benefits, pensions, etc.)
  • Proof of resources (bank statements, individual retirement account, stocks, bonds, life insurance and burial policies)
  • Social Security card
  • Medicare Card

Application Process Period

MSP applications will be processed within 90 days from the date our office receives your completed application and all required documents.
 
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Director:
Laura Lockhart

205 S. 6th Street
P.O. Box 929
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Phone: 719-783-2371
Fax: 719-783-0163

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline:
1-844-CO-4-KIDS
(1-844-264-5437)

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