When Should I Contact The Social Security Office?
It may be helpful to contact the Social Security Administration to:
¯ Enroll into Medicare Part A and Part B
¯ Correct issues with your Medicare Part A or Part B effective dates
¯ Request a replacement Medicare card
¯ Appeal an income-related monthly adjustment (IRMAA) decision, for people who pay a higher Part B or Part D premium because their income is over a certain amount
¯ Apply for Extra Help, which is a federal program that helps people with limited income and assets afford their Medicare prescription drug costs
¯ Report a change of address or phone number