Senior PharmAssist promotes healthier
living for Durham seniors by helping them
obtain and better manage needed medications,
and by providing health education, Medicare
insurance counseling, community referral, and advocacy.
National media help us get the word out
Recently, Senior PharmAssist Executive Director Gina Upchurch discovered that some Medicare drug plans for 2014 will charge beneficiaries substantially MORE to fill the same prescription LESS frequently. This got the attention of Kaiser Health News and The Washington Post. Read their coverage here.
Medicare 101 will be in session again soon
Senior PharmAssist and NC SHIIP will host a free "Welcome to Medicare" seminar at the Durham Center for Senior Life on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 4-6 p.m. This session is designed for individuals who will soon be Medicare-eligible and provides an overview of the options available. Registration is not required.