Medicare 101This course includes two sessions designed to help you navigate Medicare enrollment and compare the plans available for 2021. Although the sessions may be completed individually, we highly encourage enrolling in both sessions for the most complete information and greatest benefit.
Session 1: How to Navigate the Medicare Maze
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Zoom - $10
This class provides an overview of the Medicare Program, Parts A, B, C, and D, and how it interfaces with other health insurance plans. Participants will learn about enrollment periods and how to avoid late enrollment penalties.
Session 2: The Annual Medicare Election Period: What You Need to Know to Choose Wisely
9:30 - 11:30 AM
Zoom - $10
This class provides guidance on preparing for the annual open season, which allows changes to your Medicare Part D drug plan or your Medicare Advantage plan. Participants will learn how to navigate the Medicare Plan Finder and compare the costs and coverage offered for 2021.
Howard Houghton has taught Medicare classes for nearly 25 years. He currently volunteers at the Valley Program for Aging Services, where he counsels seniors about their health plan needs.
There are no scheduled sessions at this time. Sign up to be notified when this course is available.