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Will I Be Enrolled Automatically in Medicare?

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Determining when you must enroll in Medicare can be complicated. Depending on your situation, you may be automatically enrolled or you may have to proactively enroll. If you must follow the Initial Enrollment Period rules, there is the added complication of determining when coverage starts.


This flowchart addresses some of the most common Medicare issues that arise when an individual turns 65, including:


  • Impact of age on enrollment
  • Automatic enrollment events
  • Initial Enrollment Period rules
  • Coverage start dates for Part A, B, & D

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