MyMedicare.gov is freely accessible to individuals who complete the online registration process, according to the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Users must establish a username and password and verify their mailing and email addresses to register.
Users must provide a Medicare number and a Medicare Part A effective date, as well as their last names, dates of birth, genders and ZIP codes when registering, notes MyMedicare.gov. Once the registration is complete, website features such as checking Medicare eligibility and enrollment, checking the status of medical claims and downloading personal medical records to electronic devices are freely available. The site also offers personalized online customer assistance via live chat.