Are You New to Medicare? SHIIP Can Help

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SHIIP flyerMedicare’s Annual Open Enrollment Period is October 15–December 7, 2021. During that time, seniors who have Medicare coverage can make plan changes that may lower their costs. You could save by:

  • Evaluating eligibility for low-income subsidies
  • Choosing the best Part D Drug Plan based on current medications & preferred pharmacy
  • Exploring available Medicare Advantage Plans

The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) offers free individual counseling to assist you in selecting the best Medicare options for you.

If you are new to Medicare or just need a refresher, please view the following informational video:  Medicare 101: The Basics

Open Enrollment is coming soon!

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Ellen Owens, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionEllen OwensCounty Extension Director Call Ellen Email Ellen N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center
Updated on Sep 16, 2021
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