For most people, Part A is automatic when you turn 65. It helps pay for inpatient care in a hospital and limited time at a skilled nursing facility following a hospital stay. Part A also pays for some home health and hospice care.
You will need to sign up for Part B through Social Security. It helps pay for services from doctors and other health care providers, outpatient care, home health care, durable medical equipment, and some preventive services. Below is the link to sign up and answer any questions you may have regarding Part B.