of Insurance Senior Health Insurance Information Program to Present
Medicare Training Workshop in Monroe on August 5
July 29, 2009
Department of Insurance Senior Health Insurance Information Program
(SHIIP) will hold its 2009 Medicare Training Workshop in the Monroe
Civic Center Bayou Room on August 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshop
will be conducted by SHIIP Director, Vicki Dufrene, and will cover
the total Medicare Package including Medicare A, B, C & D.
program will begin with a session on understanding Medicare, followed
by sessions on Medigap, Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage and
Medicare Advantage Plans. It will conclude with a focus on current
national and state Medicare issues and partnering opportunities,
as well as Medicare program updates for 2009 and 2010.
workshop is beneficial for advocates, medical professionals and
organizations that provide services to the Medicare population.
Anyone wishing to attend can contact Gladys Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monroe Civic Center is located at 401 Lea Joyner Expressway in
Monroe. The workshop is hosted by the Louisiana Department of Insurance,
St. Francis Medical Center, St. Francis Insurance Agency, The Franciscan
House and St. Patrick’s Behavioral Health Hospital.