Medicare Open Enrollment Period: October 15 thru December 7, 2021
Each year you are encouraged to review your Medicare Advantage and Medicare Drug Plans. If you find a less expensive plan, you can change at this time. Trained Medicare volunteers from CLAIM will be available to help you make the best decision.
Northland Shepherd's Center will offer assistance to older adults in choosing Medicare plans on Medicare Mondays.
Please contact them for an appointment: 816-452-4536.
You can also check Medicare.gov for information.
My Medicare Matters is an interactive website that helps older adults choose the best Medicare plan for them. www.MyMedicareMatters.org (You can also call 1-800-MEDICARE or 1 (800) 633-4227.)
Benefits Check-up screens older adults for eligibility for public benefits programs, including Medicare's Extra Help for prescription costs. www.BenefitsCheckUp.org
Missouri CLAIM provides free, confidential, unbiased health insurance counseling to Missouri Medicare enrollees.
You can call 1 (800) 390-3330 or visit www.missouriclaim.org.
The Medicare Rights Center is a national, nonprofit consumer service organization that helps people understand their Medicare benefits.