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Medicare 101: The Basics of Medicare, Medicare Supplements
Feb 28, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Medicare Advantage Plans and Prescription Drug Plans
Helpful Information for Decision Making
Wednesday, February 28
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Cost: Free , Please register for this class
Liz Jones is a certified SHIP counselor with Area 10’s Aging and Disability Resource Center.
Medicare Basics: Feeling lost in a sea of health insurance? There are many types of Medicare
coverage to choose from, and people are often confused about who to turn to for the answers. The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is a national network of highly trained counselors who provide free, objective information to help you understand your Medicare options. This program is for people who are new to Medicare and will cover the basics, including: health and drug coverage, supplemental insurance, enrollment periods and penalties, programs that can help reduce Medicare costs, and ways to prevent and identify Medicare fraud.