If you continue working past age 65 when you become eligible, you may have the option to keep your group health insurance and enroll in Medicare as well. In this case, there may be some confusion over how the two plans will work together.
If you’re nearing the age of 65, it’s time to start thinking seriously about Medicare. Making a plan early could save you a lot of trouble later on. As your initial enrollment period approaches it’s important to know if you will be enrolled automatically into Medicare, or if you need to enroll yourself.