MAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging will be hosting a series of county-wide Health Insurance public forums to provide information to seniors, veterans, and caregivers as they prepare for Medicare Open Enrollment, which runs from October 15 through December 7, 2014.
The Health Insurance Public Forums will have professionals on hand to provide information about Medicare changes for 2015 and answer questions so individuals have the knowledge they need to select a plan that works best for them.
These free, interactive forums will be held in three locations. In Jamestown, the forum will take place at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church on Friday, Oct. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. Other forums will take place on Oct. 7 at the Findley Lake Community Cengter and Oct. 9 at the Harvest Chapel in Fredonia.
According to office for the aging officials, the first hour of each program will feature Medicare information and updates, presentations from health insurance providers on 2015 plans, and an overview of EPIC program for 2015.
The second hour will feature presentations on VA health coverage and how it works with Medicare and Part D, and enrollment opportunities for Medicare Savings Program and EPIC program.
For more information call the county office for the aging in Jamestown at (716) 661-8940.