Medicare 101

| October 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

Are you new to Medicare and not sure what you need to do? Learn about this federal health insurance program for seniors age 65 and older at “Medicare: The Basics and Beyond” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Pascal Senior Activity Center, 125 Dorsey Road, Glen Burnie. New this year is a date change for open enrollment in Medicare Parts C (Medicare Advantage) and D (Prescription Drugs) – it is Oct. 15 through Dec. 7.

Amy Rubino, director of the Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program, Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, will present information about Medicare to help you make informed decisions. The workshop is part of “The Future Is Now! Are You Ready?” series presented monthly by the Department through May 2012.

This workshop is sponsored by Anne Arundel Medical Center and Morningside House. The Department is grateful for its sponsors, but does not endorse any particular vendor or business.

To register online, go to www.aacounty.org/aging or call 410-222-4464, Ext. 3094. The workshop is free. Anyone needing accommodations should Mary Chaput at 410-222-4464, Ext. 3045 or by e-mail at [email protected] at least seven days in advance of the workshop. TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay 7-1-1. All materials will be available in alternative forms upon request.

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Category: LIFE IN THE AREA, NEWS, OPINION, Seniors

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