September 12, 2023
It is that time of year again – time to prepare for Medicare Open Enrollment season!
Medicare Open Enrollment begins on October 15 and goes until December 7.
In order to help our community members prepare for Medicare Open Enrollment season, and to learn more about Medicare basics, CCHCC is teaming up with the Champaign Public Library to host a “Medicare Basics Workshop”, which is open to anyone who has Medicare or who will be new to Medicare.
Please see below for more information about TOMORROW’s workshop, and also about Medicare Open Enrollment.
Medicare Basics Workshop at the Champaign Public Library
WHAT: Medicare Basics Workshop
WHEN: Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at 10 a.m.
WHERE: Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green Street, Champaign, IL 61820
Robeson Pavilion Room C
Description: At this workshop, CCHCC staff will provide participants with information about Medicare Open Enrollment, and what Medicare beneficiaries need to do to get ready for Open Enrollment. CCHCC will also provide information for those who are new to Medicare. The following topics will be addressed:
– The main parts of Medicare (Parts A-D);
– How to enroll in, or change plans with Medicare Part D, Medicare Advantage, and Medigap/supplemental insurance;
– Medicaid coverage for those who have Medicare;
– And other programs for local Medicare beneficiaries.
Please wear a mask to this workshop! COVID is in full swing in our community, so please help protect yourself and others. Remember that if you have been exposed to COVID, you can be asymptomatic for the first 3-5 days, but you can be actively spreading the infection to others.