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.
|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|