Where to Apply for Medicare Part B

If you are Turning 65

You are collecting Social Security Benefits then you will be automatically enroll in Parts A (Hospital) and B (Doctor).


You are not collecting Social Security Benefits you will have to apply for Medicare Part B (Doctor) online at https://www.ssa.gov/benefits/medicare/




If you are 65+ and enrolled in Medicare Part A ONLY

If you delayed Medicare because of employer coverage you have to apply for Medicare Part B (Doctor) within 8 months after coming off of employer coverage.  You can do this through your local Social Security office, a list of NJ offices are below.  The office will need two forms filled out, one filled out by your employer and the other by you.  If you had credible insurance since turning 65, you will not owe a late enrollment penalty.


For those that missed their Original Medicare B Enrollment window you can only apply for Medicare Part B between January 1st and March 31st with a July 1st effective date.  You will also be charged a Part B Late Enrollment penalty. 


The phone number for Social Security is 1-800-772-1213 and the website to look up your closest location is Social Security Office Finder.


Below is a list of New Jersey Social Security offices.


Office Address City State Zip Code
Brick Office 2620 Yorktowne Blvd Brick NJ 08723
Bridgeton Office 149 West Broad Street Bridgeton NJ 08302
Cherry Hill Office Five Executive Campus Cherry Hill NJ 08002
Clifton Office 935 Allwood Rd Clifton NJ 07012
Egg Harbor Twp Office 1350 Doughty Rd Egg Harbor Twp NJ 08234
Union Office 855 Lehigh Ave Union NJ 07083
Glassboro Office 830 Delsea Dr North Glassboro NJ 08028
Hackensack Office 401 Hackensack Ave Hackensack NJ 07601
Hoboken Office 79 Hudson St 6th Fl Hoboken NJ 07030
Iselin Office 190 Middlesex Trnpike Iselin NJ 08830
Jersey City Office 325 West Side Avenue Jersey City NJ 07305
Neptune Office 3310 State Route 66 Neptune NJ 07753
New Brunswick Office 550 Jersey Avenue New Brunswick NJ 08901
Newark Office 274 Springfield Ave Newark NJ 07103
Newark Office 970 Broad Street Newark NJ 07102
Newton Office 20 East Clinton Street Newton NJ 07860
Parsippany Office 2200 State Rt 10 Parsippany NJ 07054
Paterson Office 200 Federal Plaza Paterson NJ 07505
Rio Grande Office 1046 Route 47 South Rio Grande NJ 08242
Somerville Office 29 Davenport Street Somerville NJ 08876