Most useful information for Medicare

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Your Medicare card

How to get, use and replace your Medicare card.

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Enrolling in Medicare

Find out how to enrol in Medicare.

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  2. How your Medicare card and account work

Someone else’s Medicare

You can act on behalf of someone else to help manage their Medicare affairs.

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  2. What's covered

Mental health care and Medicare

We can help you with the cost of some mental health treatments.

  1. Medicare Safety Nets
  2. How they work

Extended Medicare Safety Net

If you’re enrolled in Medicare you’re eligible for the Extended Medicare Safety Net (EMSN).

  1. Health and disability
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What's covered by Medicare

Help with the costs of seeing a doctor, getting medicines and accessing mental health care.

  1. How to enrol
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Enrolling in Medicare if you’re an Australian citizen

To enrol as an Australian citizen in Medicare you need to prove your identity and residency.

  1. Medicare Safety Nets
  2. How they work

Concessional families for Medicare Safety Net

If you’re registered as a Medicare Safety Net family, you may be eligible as a Concessional Safety Net family.

  1. How to enrol
  2. Enrolling in Medicare

Enrolling in Medicare if you’re an Australian permanent resident

To enrol as an Australian resident you need to have a permanent resident visa or have applied for one.

  1. Help for myGov, online accounts and mobile apps
  2. Medicare online help guides

Medicare online account help - Confirm your Medicare Safety Net family

Instructions on how to confirm your Medicare Safety Net family using your Medicare online account, or the Express Plus Medicare mobile app.

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