Senior Services Plus is hosting an educational Medicare Seminar every Thursday in August. These seminars are free and open to the public. Medicare beneficiaries, working professionals, students, and anyone interested in learning about Medicare are welcome to attend. No RSVP is required.
Session 1 will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7. Learn about the ABC’s and D’s of Medicare, which consists of: hospital insurance, medical insurance (includes doctor visits and durable medical equipment), Medicare Advantage plans (HMO’s and PPO’s) and prescription drug coverage.
Session 2 will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14. With this information, an individual will understand how to access Medicare online. A wealth of knowledge is available at your fingertips and can save you hundreds or thousands of dollars each year.
Session 3 will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. Learn about Medicare and various prescription discount programs. Hear about programs that can save you money, along with tips and tools from a local pharmacist.
Session 4 will be held from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28. Attend Medicare 101: Hear the breakdown of the Medicare Monster. Learn about components of Medicare, ways to save money, and hear tips from a local pharmacist. This information is a good review for those who have missed the other presentations and a good refresher for those who have.
All sessions will be held in multipurpose room 1. Senior Services Plus is located at 2603 N. Rodgers in Alton.
For more information, call (618) 465-3298 ext. 110 or 115 or visit the agency’s website, www.seniorservicesplus.org.