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To benefit those interested in learning about Medicare benefits, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is rolling out a Web site for registered Medicare recipients to gain access to information on benefits and request services more conveniently. This information is being phased in state-by-state and is expected to be accessible to individuals. To see if your state is online, you can visit http://my.medicare.gov. Complete a very straightforward online registration form to set up your user name and password, once you have completed the registration process, you can find information on benefits, premiums and coinsurance rates, as well as other topics. You can also do things such as notify Medicare of a change of address or order a Medicare replacement card as well.