Joani Shaver, Director of the Blount County Office on Aging, will present Medicare Overview and Drug Plans, with updated information for 2019. A pharmacist and Medicare professionals will assist in answering individual questions following the presentation. This presentation is part of the Focus on Seniors partnership between the Library and the Office on Aging.
The 2019 Medicare Open Enrollment Period is October 15th, 2018 – December 7th, 2018 for a January 1st, 2019 effective date. This is a critical time to review health plans, compare costs, and change providers, if necessary. Learn about available options and how drug plans fit into the larger Medicare picture.
Attendees are encouraged to visit www.medicare.gov and bring their questions to the presentation.
Plan to attend this program on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the Library’s Sharon Lawson Room.
Free and open to the public, the program is sponsored by the Blount County Public Library, located at 508 N. Cusick Street, Maryville, and the Blount County Office on Aging. For further information about library programs or services, call the library at 982-0981 or visit its website at www.blounttn.org/197/Public-Library.