Medicare Open Enrollment Starts Today

QueensCare Health Centers’ Health Advocates Available for Free Open Enrollment Consultations Today Through Dec. 7

 

WHO: QueensCare Health Centers, a healthcare provider to low-income members of the Los Angeles community, is providing free help to seniors who need to sign-up for Medicare or would like to make changes to their Medicare insurance policies for the 2019 year.

 

WHAT: Medicare Open Enrollment is the only time during the calendar year that eligible seniors can sign-up or make changes to their Medicare policies.

 

The process to enroll in Medicare and associated policies and programs can be confusing. QueensCare has both English and Spanish speaking Health Advocates available to consult seniors and guide them to find the best plan for their specific situation.

 

VISUALS/INTERVIEWS: Seniors being consulted by QueensCare Health Center’s English and Spanish speaking health advocates.

 

WHEN: October 16, 2018

 

WHERE: QueensCare Health Centers  

4816 East Third Street

Los Angeles, CA 90022

 

WHY:  This is the only time of year that seniors can change their health plans. Additionally, Medicare enrollment can be confusing and seniors should consult experts for advice.

 

CONTACT:

Stephen Gregg: (714) 350-7670 / steve@resin-creative.com

Carmen Villanueva: (323) 428-5494 / cvillanueva@queenscare.org