How does Medicare work with employer insurance?

If you want to know how Medicare works with employer insurance, it depends on your employer and employment situation. Medicare will either be the primary payer or secondary payer based on the size of your company, and you can receive Medicare after you retire while on an employer-sponsored plan. There are even more situations when Medicare works with employer insurance, plus other forms of insurance tied to your employment status, like COBRA.

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Jeffrey Johnson is a legal writer with a focus on personal injury. He has worked on personal injury and sovereign immunity litigation in addition to experience in family, estate, and criminal law. He earned a J.D. from the University of Baltimore and has worked in legal offices and non-profits in Maryland, Texas, and North Carolina. He has also earned an MFA in screenwriting from Chapman Univer...

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UPDATED: Oct 2, 2022

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