Medicare, General Information
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Who We Are
Medicare is the branch of federal government that administers Medicare, Medicaid, State Children's Health Insurance (SCHIP) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), SSI, and several other health-related programs. This is the regional office for Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington DC.
Medicaid is a state administered program and each state sets its own guidelines regarding eligibility and services.
Medicare Service Center: 1-800-633-4227