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(In Person) Demystifying MEDICARE and Healthcare Coverage for Seniors

November 5 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Free

Meeting 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM*
*Individual Counseling – will be available 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Separate registration is required. Please call the library.

Demystifying Medicare is perfect for anyone trying to navigate our complicated healthcare system for older adults. The workshop is for people who already have Medicare, as well as those soon to be 65, planning their retirement, or assisting relatives and friends with their medical decisions. Demystifying Medicare is offered as part of the ongoing work of the Westchester Library System to provide authoritative, actionable information that supports seniors in being connected and well-informed. In this engaging interactive session you will learn about the various parts of Medicare as well as the costs associated with medical and drug insurance provided by the government and private companies.

Topics include:
* Original Medicare
* Medicare Advantage Plans
* Prescription drug plans (Part D)
* Medigaps (supplemental plans)
* Various cost-saving programs (MSPs, Extra Help, EPIC, etc.)

Registration required this season, so please call 914-232-5717 or go through the library’s Events Calendar.

Note: Future workshops and a full online version with audio chapters can be found on the library’s website: http://seniors.westchesterlibraries.org/demystifyingmedicare/.

Please register online or call the library in order to have access to this meeting.
Our programs are supported by the Friends of the Somers Library through our patrons’ generous contributions.
The Somers Library ~ (914) 232-5717 ~ www.somerslibrary.org

Venue

Somers Library
82 Primrose Street
Katonah, NY 10536
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Phone:
914-232-5717
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