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my father inlaw has alz and parkinsins and i care for him everyday for 10 to 12 hours and i get calls in the nite if he wakes then i go to him but we can not find a medicare card and don't no if he has one so were not sure what to do can anyone give us help

thank you


Robot6mom: Go directly to the source: contact Medicare and explain your situation. You may need a social security number for your father-in-law, but a representative can certainly give you the information you need. The website is:

Good luck to you.
Hopefully your problem has been solved. I is very important that you have a power of attorney available when contacting any government office. If the family does not have one, do so asap.

Good luck

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