Save Money on Medicare

Low-income Medicare assistance programs are available to help you save money on Medicare.

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Medicare Part D Form

Ready to choose the drug plan that fits your needs? Start by downloading and completing the Medicare Part D form.

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Protect Yourself from Medicare Fraud and Abuse

Check out practical tips you can use to avoid Medicare fraud.

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Get the help and resources you need.

Welcome to the Tennessee State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and SMP: Empowering Seniors to Prevent Healthcare Fraud official website!
The Tennessee SHIP Program offers free and objective counseling about Medicare insurance to all Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers. SMP offers assistance in educating beneficiaries on identifying and preventing Medicare and Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse.
Both programs work hand in hand to assist all Tennesseans with their questions and concerns about Medicare issues. Working through federally funded grants from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and Administration on Aging, SHIP and SMP is administered throughout the nine Area Agencies on Aging and Disability.


Discover Upcoming Events

We hold events each month to help individuals learn about Medicare. Check out upcoming events in our events calendar.

Want to volunteer?

If you have a passion for helping others, we would love you to volunteer with us. We'll give you the knowledge and tools you will need to help others.

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