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MEDICARE - Senior Health Insurance Counseling For Kansas (SHICK) Partner -   Are you turning 65 and wondering how to sign up for Medicare?  Maybe you know how to sign up but need assistance figuring out what Medicare Supplement you need, or maybe you are wondering how to sign up or switch Medicare Part D Plans.  If you would like help with Medicare issues, stop by the Marais des Cygnes District, Paola or Mound City  Office and pick up or print from here, a Medicare D intake form, return and we will call to set up an appointment to talk with Diane for one-on-one assistance. How to Use Drug Plan Finder

Medicare Plan Finder Video Lessons.

Please Click On a Lesson Below

Lesson One: Getting Started

Lesson Two: Entering Your Prescription Drugs

Lesson Three: Selecting Pharmacies

Lesson Four: Refining and Sorting Plan Results

Lesson Five: Comparing Plans

Medicare D Open Enrollment Assistance/Comparison

Medicare D intake form
Medicare D intake form (form-fillable)
You must save document to your computer in order for you to be able to write in it.

Marais des Cygnes Extension District - SHICK (Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas Counseling offered-

Open Enrollment is from October 15 to December 7

Dates and Appointment times are available
Note:  You will need to pick up or print the Medicare D intake form, fill it out and return it to our Paola Office before an appointment can be made for you. THANKS!

Paola Office -104 S Brayman Street
Appointments will be offered  through December 1, 2017.  A Medicare appointment will be made after an Medicare D intake form is turned in to the Extension office for comparison and scheduling.  We will call you to schedule the appointment.  For further information - Call 913-294-4306

Mound City Office - 115 S 6th Street
Friday, November 17 & Tuesday, November 28, 2017 are the days we will be doing appointment for the Mound City Office.  Please fill out and turn in your Medicare "D" intake form and return it.  You will be called for any appointment time.  913-795-2829

Louisburg Senior Center - 504 S Metcalf
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 12:30 pm - 4 pm.  Please call the Senior Center @ 913-837-5113 to set up your appointment and get your Medicare D intake form to complete.

Osawatomie Senior Center - 815 6th Street
Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 12:30 - 4 pm.  Please call the Senior Center @ 913-755-4786 to set up your appointment and get your Medicare D intake form to complete

Paola Senior Center - 121 W Wea St
Please call Senior Center @  913-294-4630 for days and times available and to get your Medicare D intake form to complete.  Betty Miller, SHICK counselor will help with Medicare D at this location.

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Medicare  Part D - What you should know

Medicare-Covered Preventative Services

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Donut-Hole Graphic

Medicare Supplement Insurance Shoppers Guide/Compare Rates

Choosing a Medigap Policy 2016

Kansas Insurance Commissioner

East Central KS Area Agency on Aging
132 S. Main 
Ottawa, KS 66067
1(800) 633-5621