Wondering how to lower your Medicare costs while making sure you are taking advantage of all the benefits possible? Medicare Open Enrollment is around the corner, October 15th through December 7th. Medicare health and drug plans may change each year, including: cost, coverage, network providers and pharmacies. Also, your health needs and/or medications may have changed. Learn from an impartial source how to maximize your Medicare benefits. Even if you’re happy with your current coverage, it pays to compare plans while you can with a SHIP counselor.

Join Kris Winterowd, NE Regional Coordinator for the State of New Mexico’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) to learn about how a plan comparison with an unbiased expert might improve your coverage and save you money. SHIP is part of the New Mexico Aging and Long Term Services Department, and offers free, unbiased, expert information and assistance to New Mexico residents.