Jan 20, 2021 4:22 PM

Learn about Medicare basics with free online workshop

Posted Jan 20, 2021 4:22 PM

Want or need to learn about Medicare? Check out the free upcoming online workshop.

K-State Research and Extension is offering an educational, Medicare Basics: New to Medicare workshop online via Zoom on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Learn the basics of Medicare, including eligibility, how and when to apply, costs, what is covered by the various parts, and how to fill the gaps. Programs available to assist low-income individuals will also be discussed. Anyone interested in learning more about the Medicare maze would benefit from the program, particularly those who are nearing age 65 or who help aging parents with insurance and financial matters.

The program is presented by extension educators Deb Wood, CFP®, Central Kansas District, and Renae Reidy, Chisolm Trail District, who are SHICK counselors. 

Registration is required to obtain the link to participate in the program. Register online at http://bit.ly/126MedicareBasics. A flyer with more information is located on Central Kansas District website at www.centralkansas.ksu.edu, or call 785-309-5850.