Will you be eligible for Medicare in the near future? Have you been on Medicare for a while and want to better understand what it offers? Do you have a family member you help with Medicare issues? If so, an upcoming, two-hour Welcome to Medicare event offered by Lakes Regional Healthcare SHIIP counselors can help you understand what Medicare offers and what benefits you are eligible for.
The Welcome to Medicare event will be held on Thursday, August 19 from 6:30 until 8:30 pm in the Big Spirit Conference Room in the lower level of Lakes Regional Healthcare. Those interested in attending can register by calling 712-336-6698 by August 12. Topics will include Medicare Part A and Part B benefits, the prescription drug benefit (Part D), Medicare Advantage plans and Medicare supplement insurance.
SHIIP, the Senior Health Insurance Information Program, is a service of the State of Iowa. SHIIP counselors are trained by the state and do not sell or promote any insurance companies, policies or agents. Lakes Regional Healthcare is a local sponsor for SHIIP in Dickinson County.