Turning 65 is a major milestone. There is a lot of information available on this health insurance program for people age 65 and older (and people under 65 with certain disabilities and those of all ages incurring End State Renal Disease or ERSD). What is Part A? Am I eligible and if so, do I need Part B? Should I get part D even though right now I am not on any prescription medications? What is the definition of a Medicare Advantage plan? What are Medicare Supplement Plans? Should I have that? There is a lot to know. Below are brief descriptions of the various parts of Medicare although they are not all encompassing. We welcome a conversation with you to explain them in greater detail.