partnering with the Area Agency on Aging to bring one to the Marietta area, at
our office located at 1400 Pike Street,
(Tuesday) May 7 at 6 p.m.
This is for anybody. It’s a free service. It
provides information, unbiased, and counseling services for anybody who is new
to Medicare. So, if you’re wondering what benefits does Medicare offer, it’s a
great informational offering to come and learn more.”
says people there are benefits of Medicare that people don’t know about.
are supplemental insurance policies. There are traditional Medicare
benefits. We’ve talked about (the fact)
folks don’t realize that Medicare can cover Hospice services. There’s prescription
drug coverage. There’s a variety (of benefits). The folks that will be at the
meeting are certified. They are trained in what Medicare covers.”
she says people may learn things that could save quite a bit of money.
are some other options that seniors who have limited income can learn more
about at that program.”
Learn more about Welcome to Medicare
by calling the Area Agency on Aging Region 8
office at 740-373-6400 or
1-800-331-2644. The agency serves Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Perry
and Washington counties.