The Community Health Resource Center at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division St., Derby, will host a free presentation
on Medicare and related healthcare decisions on Wed., Sept. 20 from 9:30-11
Joe Deegan, a counselor for Connecticut’s
programs for Health insurance, Outreach, Information and Eligibility Screening
(CHOICES), will host “Medicare CHOICES,” a presentation to help older adults
and those eligible for Medicare and their caregivers make informed health
insurance decisions and to help prevent, detect and report healthcare fraud and
abuse. There will be information on Medicare, Medigap, Medicare Managed Care,
Medicaid, Long Term Care Insurance and other related state & federal
This program is part of a series of
free, educational forums hosted by the Community Health Resource Center to help
improve the health of the community.
To register or for more
information, call Kerry or Deborah at 203-732-7399.
The Community Health Resource Center at Griffin Hospital is a traditional library that provides an array of
medical and health information, including a large collection of easy to read
health and lifestyle related materials. The Center is open to the public to
educate themselves on ways to enhance their well-being, prevent illness and
play an active role in decisions about their health.