Medicare vs. Medicaid

While Medicare and Medicaid sound similar, they are not the same thing. The two programs have different eligibility requirements and serve different groups of people—but certain individuals may qualify for both.

Program Comparison

What Is Dual Eligible?

Beneficiaries eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid are dual eligible. This includes:

  • Low-income people 65+
  • Low-income folks who are disabled and unable to work

Talk with an Insurance Agent

Now you know the broad differences between Medicare and Medicaid. If you are dual eligible, we can help you enroll and tell you about Medicare Special Needs Plans (SNP) that give you ample benefits. Talk with us today!