“Welcome to Medicare” is a free, two hour seminar offered by the Veterans Memorial Hospital Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors. This program will be held on Monday, September 20, from 5-7:00 p.m. in the Large Conference Room located on the lower level of Veterans Memorial Hospital.
“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. Local SHIIP counselor Russ Hagen, is trained by the state and does not sell or promote any insurance companies, policies or agents. New volunteer, Nancy Schoh, is now also available for SHIIP counseling at Veterans Memorial Hospital, who is a local sponsor for SHIIP in Allamakee County.
Please register for the “Welcome to Medicare” seminar by calling Veterans Memorial Hospital at 563-568-3411. Also if you have interest in becoming a SHIIP volunteer, please call the hospital at the same number.