Medicare Assistance in Macon County

FREE MEDICARE PART D HELP

SHIP Representatives from the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability will be at the Macon County Senior Center in Lafayette on November 1, 2016 to help counsel on Medicare Part D plans for 2017. Please contact the Macon County Senior Center at (615) 666-3780 for an appointment. Annual Enrollment Period is from October 15th until December 7th.

Medicare Assistance in Cannon County

Medicare Part D Counseling and Enrollment Assistance for 2017

SHIP representatives from Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability will be at the Cannon County Senior Center on November 17 from 10a.m. until 3p.m. to help compare and counsel on Medicare Part D plans for 2017. Please contact Cannon Senior Center for appointment at 615-563-5304. SHIP is administered locally at Upper Cumberland Development District and covers all
14 Upper Cumberland Counties

Medicare Assistance in Fentress County

Medicare Part D Counseling and Enrollment Assistance for 2017

SHIP representatives from Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability will be at the Fentress Co. HRA/Senior Center November 2, 9, 16 & 30, 2016 from 12noon until 3pm to help compare and counsel on 2017 Medicare plans. Please call 931-704-4563 for an appointment. For more info call 931-432-4150. SHIP is administered locally at Upper Cumberland Development District and covers all 14 Upper Cumberland Counties.

Free Medicare Help is Available

Free Medicare Help is Available
Medicare Open Enrollment for 2017 begins October 15. For those who are eligible to sign up for Medicare or have questions about making changes to their Medicare health plans and/or Medicare Part D prescription drug plans, free, un-biased Medicare information and counseling is available through the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability.

Open enrollment for the coming year runs from October 15 to December 7. During this time, currently enrolled Medicare beneficiaries can make changes to their plans. The staff at UCAAAD, a division of Upper Cumberland Development District, and volunteers are trained to provide free, un-biased counseling and advice for those seeking assistance with making changes to their Medicare plans.
It is important for Medicare beneficiaries to compare their current plans to the 2016 coverage options, which will be released on October 1, 2015. UCAAAD staff helps those seeking assistance with plan comparisons without selling anything and can be reached at the toll free SHIP line at 1-877-801-0044.

Throughout open enrollment, UCAAAD staff and volunteers will also be offering Medicare counseling at locations throughout the Upper Cumberland. A full list of appointment times and locations can be found at www.ucdd.org or at www.facebook/ucddconnect or by calling the toll free SHIP line at 1-877-801-0044.

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