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Henry County Health Center to offer “Welcome to Medicare” Seminar

 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 one-hour seminar offered by the Henry County Health Center SHIIP counselors will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2022, from 6:30-8:00pm. The seminar will be held at HCHC’s Health Education Center. Register by Friday, September 2, by calling 319-385-6774. Please leave a message with your name, number of people attending, and phone number.

“We’re excited to offer this free seminar to the community,” says Henry County SHIIP Counselor Sally Fager. “Medicare is such an important program and understanding what it offers helps assure that anyone eligible gets the health benefits they deserve,” she adds.

“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. For more information or questions call 319-385-6774.

SHIIP, the Senior Health Insurance Information Program, is a service of the State of Iowa. SHIIP services are free, confidential, and unbiased. SHIIP counselors are trained by the state and do not sell or promote any insurance companies, policies or agents. Henry County Health Center is a local sponsor for SHIIP in Henry county.