SMP Fraud Newsletter – February

The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) program, housed in the PPACG Area Agency on Aging, is a program designed to provide education and assistance to beneficiaries regarding any and all forms of Medicare or related fraud.  The government has recovered billions of dollars from providers and scammers specifically related Medicare fraud.  The program helps beneficiaries Detect,…

Medicare Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for 2017 Medicare Part D (prescription drug plans) began on October 15 and will continue through Dec. 7. PPACG’s Area Agency on Aging’s SHIP (State Health Insurance Program) is offering personal counseling to all Medicare-qualified individuals. SHIP counselors are available M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on a walk-in basis at 14 S. Chestnut Street.