‘Welcome to Medicare’ seminar offered

Saturday, September 7, 2019

LE MARS — Are you going to 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?

“Welcome to Medicare” is for you. This two-hour seminar offered by the Floyd Valley Healthcare SHIIP counselor and will be held at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 1. The seminar will be held at Primebank Good Neighbors Club Room.

“We’re pleased to be able to continue to offer this free seminar to the community,” said Michelle Ten Napel, Floyd Valley Healthcare activities coordinator. “Medicare is such an important program and understanding what it offers helps assure that anyone eligible gets the health benefits they deserve.”

“Welcome to Medicare” will cover 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.

Floyd Valley Healthcare is a sponsor for SHIIP in Plymouth County.

To register or for information, call 712-546-3385 or 1-800-642-6074, ext. 3385.

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