Medicare Educational Event

Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location: 

Beatrice Community Hospital & Health Center
4800 Hospital Pkwy
Beatrice, NE 68310

 

Event Details: 

As you approach Medicare eligibility, you will soon realize the complexities and confusion that often come with the Medicare program.  Medicare is a program that is made up of ever-changing parts, countless dates, and specific rules depending on your situation.  Because of the complexity of the program, many newly-eligible individuals find themselves lost in a Medicare maze.  One wrong turn can end up delaying your coverage or even preventing enrollment to certain parts of Medicare.

The Nebraska SHIIP is here to walk you through the process, helping to avoid missteps along the way.  

The class will cover the following information:

  • Overview of Medicare Part A, B, C, and D coverage as well as Medicare Supplements
  • Delaying Medicare Enrollment
  • Enrollment and Eligibility Deadlines
  • Qualifying for Extra Help to pay for Prescription Drug Costs
  • Experts from the Nebraska SHIIP will be on hand to answer questions

To register call Melinda Chleboun at 402.223.6708. 

 

Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Beatrice

Event Date: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 

Southeast Community College - Beatrice Campus

4771 West Scott Road

Beatrice, NE 68310

 

Event Details: 

Do you compare?

Each year Medicare drug plans make changes to the cost and coverage you can receive. Knowing what those changes are and where to get information on your alternatives is important in ensuring you get the best price and the best coverage, available to you.

Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan will teach you what tools and resources you have available and what you should consider when it comes to comparing your different options.

Click Here to Register.

 

Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice

Event Date: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location: 

Southeast Community College - Beatrice Campus, Jackson Hall

4771 West Scott Road

Beatrice, NE 68310

 

Event Details: 

As you approach Medicare eligibility, you will soon realize the complexities and confusion that often come with the Medicare program.  Medicare is a program that is made up of ever-changing parts, countless dates, and specific rules depending on your situation.  Because of the complexity of the program, many newly-eligible individuals find themselves lost in a Medicare maze.  One wrong turn can end up delaying your coverage or even preventing enrollment to certain parts of Medicare.

The Nebraska SHIIP is here to walk you through the process, helping to avoid missteps along the way.  

The class will cover the following information:

  • Overview of Medicare Part A, B, C, and D coverage as well as Medicare Supplements
  • Delaying Medicare Enrollment
  • Enrollment and Eligibility Deadlines
  • Qualifying for Extra Help to pay for Prescription Drug Costs
  • Experts from the Nebraska SHIIP will be on hand to answer questions

To Register click here.

 

Medicare.gov4U - Kearney

Event Date: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 - 5:30pm
Location: 

Central Community College - Room 131

1215 30th Ave

Kearney, NE 68848

 

Event Details: 

This class is designed to provide direction on the use of Medicare.gov and the opportunity for attendees to receive hands-on-instruction. Topics to be covered include general site navigation, Medicare enrollment, Part D plan review and cost comparison, “Extra help” application and more. This class is open to people with Medicare, those who will soon be eligible, caregivers and professionals.

To register contact Dililah Gillming at 308.338.4008 or delilahgillming@cccneb.edu

 

Welcome to Medicare - Kearney

Event Date: 
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 5:30pm
Location: 

Central Community College - Room 131

1215 30th Ave

Kearney, NE 68848

 

Event Details: 

As you approach Medicare eligibility, you will soon realize the complexities and confusion that often come with the Medicare program.  Medicare is a program that is made up of ever-changing parts, countless dates, and specific rules depending on your situation.  Because of the complexity of the program, many newly-eligible individuals find themselves lost in a Medicare maze.  One wrong turn can end up delaying your coverage or even preventing enrollment to certain parts of Medicare.

The Nebraska SHIIP is here to walk you through the process, helping to avoid missteps along the way.  

The class will cover the following information:

  • Overview of Medicare Part A, B, C, and D coverage as well as Medicare Supplements
  • Delaying Medicare Enrollment
  • Enrollment and Eligibility Deadlines
  • Qualifying for Extra Help to pay for Prescription Drug Costs
  • Experts from the Nebraska SHIIP will be on hand to answer questions

To register contact Dililah Gillming at 308.338.4008 or delilahgillming@cccneb.edu

 

Medicare Help Available in Alliance

Event Date: 
Monday, February 11, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: 

University of Nebraska Box Butte County Extension Office

415 Black Hills Ave

Alliance, NE 69301

 

Event Details: 

Jeanne Murray, Nebraska SHIIP volunteer, will be at the UNL Extension Office in Alliance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to explain 2019 Medicare enrollment procedures, compare/enroll in prescription drug plans for those new to Medicare and assist Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries to change their prescription drug plans. 

For an appointment, call 308.632.6554. Leave a message with your name and phone number. Your call will be returned. 

 

How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:45am
Location: 

Cheyenne County Community Center

627 Toledo St.

Sidney, NE 69162

 

Event Details: 

Do you know what Medicare is paying for?

Each year Medicare fraud and abuse will cost the Medicare system and taxpayers approximately $60 billion annually. 

Knowing what Medicare pays for on your behalf is your first step toward protecting yourself from potential fraud and abuse. You’re invited to attend How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice to learn what Medicare fraud and abuse could cost you and what you can do to protect your benefits.

Nebraska SHIIP does not sell or endorse any insurance company or product.

This presentation is open to the public. 

 

How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Location: 

Mitchell Senior Center

1257 Center Ave

Mitchell, NE 69357

 

Event Details: 

Do you know what Medicare is paying for?

Each year Medicare fraud and abuse will cost the Medicare system and taxpayers approximately $60 billion annually. 

Knowing what Medicare pays for on your behalf is your first step toward protecting yourself from potential fraud and abuse. You’re invited to attend How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice to learn what Medicare fraud and abuse could cost you and what you can do to protect your benefits.

Nebraska SHIIP does not sell or endorse any insurance company or product.

This presentation is open to the public. 

 

How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice

Event Date: 
Monday, February 11, 2019 - 11:00am
Location: 

Scottsbluff Senior Center

1507 21st Ave

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

 

Event Details: 

Do you know what Medicare is paying for?

Each year Medicare fraud and abuse will cost the Medicare system and taxpayers approximately $60 billion annually. 

Knowing what Medicare pays for on your behalf is your first step toward protecting yourself from potential fraud and abuse. You’re invited to attend How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice to learn what Medicare fraud and abuse could cost you and what you can do to protect your benefits.

Nebraska SHIIP does not sell or endorse any insurance company or product.

This presentation is open to the public. 

 

How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice

Event Date: 
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 11:45am
Location: 

Gering Senior Citizen Center

2005 Depot Street

Gering, NE 69341

 

Event Details: 

Do you know what Medicare is paying for?

Each year Medicare fraud and abuse will cost the Medicare system and taxpayers approximately $60 billion annually. 

Knowing what Medicare pays for on your behalf is your first step toward protecting yourself from potential fraud and abuse. You’re invited to attend How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice to learn what Medicare fraud and abuse could cost you and what you can do to protect your benefits.

Nebraska SHIIP does not sell or endorse any insurance company or product.

This presentation is open to the public.