Tag Archives: medicare counseling

Tis the season for Medicare scams

Tis the season for Medicare scams
Oct. 01 — Medicare's seven-week open enrollment period is right around the corner, a time when many area seniors will be making changes to their health care coverage. The open enrollment period, Oct. 15 through Dec. 7 , is the one time during the year …
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Buchberger: What's with the Obamacare-mandated Medicare paperwork?
If Medicare either does not pay the bill or discontinues reimbursement, the supplemental will not pay any claims denied by Medicare. Secondary insurance acts independently from Medicare and typically pays the remaining balance from Medicare less …
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Medicare counseling can help reduce your health insurance costs
For older adults on Medicare, and Baby Boomers about to sign-up, the important fall Medicare open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 this year. It's important to reevaluate your plans annually because coverage can change, and shopping around …
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Medicare Counseling

Medicare Counseling
Event on 2014-08-27 10:00:00

Medicare Counseling at the DEC!
The Benefits Assistance Program of the Area Agency on Aging, Region One, together with Arizona Bridge to Independent Living, will be offering Medicare counseling at the Disability Empowerment Center.


Counseling will be provided by trained volunteers every month by appointment only.


Appointment times for each date:
(Please do not schedule more than 1 appointment per person)

10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.


Location: Disability Empowerment Center
ABIL, Suite 200
Appointment held in ABIL
5025 E. Washington Street, Phoenix


The benefits counselors will assist ABIL participants and the general public with all Medicare and Medicaid related needs and questions including enrollment assistance, problem solving, and general information.  All counseling is independent, unbiased, and offered without charge.  The services are part of the State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) funded by Medicare to assist beneficiaries.


The Benefits Assistance Program is one of many services available from the Area Agency on Aging, Region One to support seniors (60 years and older) and disabled individuals.   To learn more about all programs and services call the Area Agency’s 24-Hour Senior HELP LINE at 602-264-4357(HELP).  Visit them online at www.aaaphx.org.


If you are having problems registering online, please contact Shoshanna Fawley by email, sfawley@abil.org and put ”Medicare counseling” in the subject line, or call 602-296-0592.

at Disability Empowerment Center
5025 East Washington Street
Phoenix, United States