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Are You New to Medicare? Avery County Senior Center will Host an Educational Session on Sept. 20

Sept. 11, 2012. If you or someone you know is approaching Medicare age, the Avery County Senior Center staff would like to help you understand what you are getting into. The Avery County Senior Center will be holding an educational session to assist individuals learn the basics about Medicare. The class is open to all ages, especially those nearing Medicare age or having recently enrolled in Medicare.

Session attendees will explore the basic coverage for Medicare Parts A, B, C and D, as well as Medicare supplements, how Medicare Advantage Plans work and what to expect from prescription drug coverage.

The class will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 5 p.m. at the Avery County Senior Center in Newland. There is no charge for the class.

Call the center to register at 828-733-8220.