Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Medicare and You 2010

The Society of Certified Senior Advisors is pleased to announce the addition of the 2010 Medicare handout, Medicare & You 2010, to our website. Provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this official government handbook is the most credible source for all of your Medicare questions and concerns. Important topics covered in this handout include:
  • What's new
  • Medicare Costs
  • Health and prescription drug plans
  • Your Medicare rights
  • Health information technology
  • And much more

A Quick Look at What's New in 2010

Excerpt from Handout, Medicare & You 2010:

"Mental Health - Lower costs for outpatient treatment"

"Children's Health Insurance Program - Your children or grandchildren may qualify for health insurance through this program"

"Caregiver Information - If you help someone with Medicare-related decisions, there are two new resources to help you get the information you need"

"Medicare Health and Prescription Drug Plans - Visit www.medicare.gov, or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227) to find plans in your area. TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048"

"New Ways to Manage Your Health Information - Exciting tools to help reduce paperwork and improve your quality of care"

The Society of Certified Senior Advisors provides free resources and tools for our members as an ongoing commitment that we have in helping professionals to understand the complex and dynamic lives of modern senior citizens.

To obtain a copy of this free handout, please visit the Free Resources section of the CSA website, www.csa.us

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