65 or Older
The Affordable Care Act strengthens Medicare, offers eligible seniors a range of preventive services with no cost-sharing, and provides discounts on drugs when in the coverage gap known as the “donut hole.” Learn how the health care law affects people age 65 or older.
If you have Medicare, you are eligible for a number of cost-free preventive services.
Eligible seniors who are in the coverage gap known as the “donut hole” automatically receive a discount on prescription drugs in 2011 and beyond.
If you were in the prescription drug coverage gap in 2010, you may have qualified for a rebate.
The health care law cracks down on waste, fraud, and abuse while providing new protections for seniors.
If you have questions about health care for seniors, visit the Medicare and Long-Term Care section.