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  • Must be a New Jersey Resident
  • Participants are not financially eligible for the New Jersey Care program under NJ Medicaid

Program Summary - Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB)

  • Program helps pay for Part A premiums, Part B premiums, and deductibles, coinsurance, and copayments for services and items Medicare covers.
  • Must not exceed income or asset eligibility limits. For 2022, income and asset limits are as follows:
    • Income: $13,590 for singles and $18,310 for married couples
    • Assets: $8,400 for singles and $12,600 for married couples

Program Summary - Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB)

  • Program pays Medicare Part B premiums.
  • Must not exceed income or asset eligibility limits. For 2022, income and asset limits are as follows: 
    • Income: $16,308 for singles and $21,972 for married couples
    • Assets: $8,400 for singles and $12,600 for married couples

Program Summary - Qualifying Individual (QI)

  • Program pays Medicare Part B premiums
  • Must not exceed income or asset eligibility limits. For 2022, income and asset limits are as follows:
    • Income: $18,347 for singles and $24,719 for married couples
    • Assets: $8,400 for singles and $12,600 for married couples

You can apply for QMB, SLMB, or QI through our NJSave online or paper application.

You may also call our toll free Hotline at 1-800-792-9745.

 
 
 
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