The Rockland County Office for the
Aging is hosting an educational seminar on Medicare and Medicare Part D on Friday, Nov. 8th
at 10:30 a.m. at the Rockland County Fire Training Center located at 35 Firemen’s
Memorial Drive in Pomona. Pre-registration is required with the Office for the
Aging at 845-364-2118.
Medicare recipients will learn about the changes to Medicare in 2014 and gain an understanding of the federal and state prescription drug programs. The seminar will help Medicare recipients evaluate which are their best available options. It will also provide information about extra help available to certain individuals to reduce or eliminate the Part D premium and lower cost-sharing requirements.The forum is open to all senior citizens and other Medicare-eligible beneficiaries. The Medicare Annual Election Period is already in progress and ends on December 7th.