With the enrollment period in full swing, it is important to know how to make Medicare work best for you. Whether you are a new enrollee or already familiar and looking to switch things around a bit, our September AgeSmart panel featuring Anita Richards from Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, elder law attorney Dan Munster and Georgia Cares representative Sharonda Madison offered up-to-the-minute information on ways to take full advantage of all the benefits Medicare provides.

Click on the links below for additional information from our panelists

Review Anita Richards’ Slide Show Here: Medicare 101 (2016 Edition)

Review Dan Munster’s Information Packets Here: Choosing Between Traditional Medicare and a Medicare Advantage Plan  |  Self-Help Packet for Hospital Discharge

Visit Georgia Cares, a volunteer-based program that provides free, unbiased and factual information and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers with health and drug plans. GeorgiaCares is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) for Georgia. www.mygeorgiacares.org