Fulton County Senior Center To Host Medicare “Check-Up Day”

VR LOGO - WEB(WAUSEON, OH) Medicare Check-Up Day 2014 The 2014 Medicare “Check-Up Day” will take place at the Fulton County Senior Center, Wauseon Site, on Tuesday October 21, 2014 from 10:00 am to 2:00pm. This community event will provide accurate, unbiased information about Medicare and the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit.

This event is a free educational service provided by the Ohio Department of Insurance and its Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP). The morning session (10a-12p) will provide important information on Medicare Part D (Prescription Drug Plans) and Medicare changes for 2014. There will be a lunch break from Noon-1:00p.m. Lunch reservations must be made by 4:00pm on Friday October 17th for those planning to eat lunch at the Senior Center. The suggested donation for lunch is $1.50 for Fulton County Residents and $3.50 for out of county Residents. The afternoon session (1p-2p) will give Fulton County Seniors the opportunity to receive personalized drug plan comparisons. Those wanting comparisons are asked to bring their Medicare card and a current list of all medications and dosages (your Pharmacist can supply a printed list of your medications).

Seniors requesting comparisons will be served on a “first-come, first served basis.” If you have any questions, please contact Cheryl Witt at 419-337-9299. For those unable to attend this program, they may call the OSHIIP Hotline number at 1-800-686-1578, which will direct the caller to a live person in Columbus.

The above information is also listed on the website, www.fultoncountyoh.com/seniorcenter. To receive notifications and updates regarding upcoming Senior Center events via email or text, please visit www.fultoncountyoh.com and click the “Notify Me” tab located on the home page.

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