Open enrollment for Medicare Part D is from October 15 to December 7
Even if you are happy with your plan, it would be wise to do a plan comparison
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Here's three ways to compare drug plans
** Medicare.gov ..this is the official govt Medicare Web page ..(Click on "Find Health and Drug Plans")
If you enter your personal information, the drug plans will more closely fit your needs
After you enter your drugs and pharmacy, you will get some rather detailed (but nicely organized) information on drug plans available in your area
**Call your local Area Office on Aging or United Way
The NW OH Area Office does drug comparisons by mail and in person at their office..
call (800) 472-7277 or 419-382-0624
**Medicare Check up Days
"Do you need accurate, unbiased information about Medicare and the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit? Get the answers you need this fall with Medicare Check-Up Days, a series of community events presented by the Ohio Department of Insurance and its Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP). On-site enrollment is offered at most events starting Oct. 15, unless noted."
Lucas County — Sylvania
Wednesday, Oct. 24; 1 p.m. Sylvania Senior Center 7140 Sylvania Avenue