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Learn about Medicare options at Security Health Plan seminars in northern Wisconsin

October 15, 2019

Medicare beneficiaries and people who will soon be eligible for Medicare are invited to learn how Medicare Advantage plans offered by Security Health Plan of Wisconsin, Inc., can help them afford and receive the best quality health care and services.

Free informational seminars are being held throughout October in northcentral Wisconsin. Medicare’s annual Enrollment Period from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7 is the only time most Medicare beneficiaries can change the way they receive their benefits.

Individuals eligible for Medicare can choose from Security Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage HMO-POS plans or Secure Saver Medicare Medical Savings Account. Unique features of each plan will appeal to Medicare beneficiaries based on their budget and lifestyle choices. For instance, varying plans include Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage, worldwide coverage for accidents and emergencies, low or no monthly premiums, optional comprehensive dental coverage, support for members with congestive heart failure and no copayments for diabetes testing supplies.

At the seminars, Security Health Plan representatives will discuss the advantages of each plan type and explain when people are allowed to enroll, what is and is not covered, and what charges they will incur. 

On Thursday, Oct. 17 there will be two seminars held at Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center, Conference Room 1, 9601 Townline Road. The seminars are occurring at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. There are several other seminars in Antigo, Merrill, Eagle River, Park Falls, Medford and Crandon, and the schedule is available online.  

Register for a seminar online at www.   securityhealth.org/seminar. Security Health Plan also offers appointments for personal consultations at its Answer Centers located within the Marshfield Clinics in Minocqua and Park Falls. If unable to attend a seminar, find more information about 2020 Medicare plans online at www. securityhealth.org/medicare20.

Security Health Plan can be called seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to register for a seminar, request an appointment or get more information about Medicare plans at 1-720-572-1769. For hearing or speech impaired persons, call TTY 711.

Security Health Plan of Wisconsin, Inc., is an HMO-POS, MSA and D-SNP plan with a Medicare contract and a contract with the Wisconsin Medicaid program. Enrollment in Security Health Plan depends on contract renewal. Security Health Plan complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or health status. 

For those who speak a language other than English, language assistance services, free of charge, are available. Call 1-877-998-0998 (TTY: 711). ATENCIÓN: Si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-877-998-0998 (TTY: 711). LUS CEEV: Yog tias koj hais lus Hmoob, cov kev pab txog lus, muaj kev pab dawb rau koj. Hu rau 1-877-998-0998 (TTY: 711).

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