The Alaska Medicare Information Office – SHIP/SMP is offering a series of 5 webinars; Understanding Medicare (A, B, C & D), Medicare Part D, Supplements, Medicare Fraud, and Help with Medicare Costs. To register please click the registration link below for each of the topics you would like to attend. If you are not able to join us, please still register as you will receive a follow-up email which provides a link to the encore recording you may listen to at any time.
Week 1: Understanding Medicare Parts A, B, C & D
Join us for a webinar on Mar 11, 2015 at 1:30 PM AKDT. Register now!
This event will provide Medicare training information and materials that are current, accurate, and consistent to those who are new to Medicare and those wanting a refresher. After completing this course, you should be able to correctly:
• Recognize the Medicare program
• Recognize the parts of Medicare (A, B, C & D)
Week 2: Medicare Part D - Drug Coverage
Join us for a webinar on Mar 18, 2015 at 1:30 PM AKDT. Register now!
We will cover basics of Medigap Plans: plan types, costs, things to consider when buying a policy, rights and protections, and resources to find plans in Alaska. Presentation will be one hour with an optional 30-minute Q & A for those that want to stick around for questions.
Week 3: Medicare Supplements (Medigap)
Join us for a webinar on Mar 25, 2015 at 1:30 PM AKDT. Register now!
This webinar will cover the basic features of Part D including eligibility, costs, coverage, who needs a drug plan, who doesn't, tools to use and considerations while comparing drug plans. Presentation will be one hour with an optional 30 minute Q & A for those that want to discuss questions.
Week 4: Medicare Fraud: Don't be an April fool!
Join us for a webinar on Apr 01, 2015 at 1:30 PM AKDT. Register now!
This presentation will guide you on how to read Medicare Summary Notices (MSN) to prevent and spot potential Medicare fraud, abuse and errors. Join Nila Morgan, Medicare Fraud Educator, to empower yourself to protect, detect and report Medicare fraud and errors!
Week 5: Help with Medicare Costs
Join us for a webinar on Apr 08, 2015 at 1:30 PM AKDT. Register now!
Medicare costs can be expensive for beneficiaries living on a fixed income. This webinar will cover income and resource limits to qualify for help and how to apply for Medicare assistance programs.