Medicare: The Basics & The Threats


September 27, 2023    
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Medicare has changed dramatically since its inception. What was intended to be a government run health insurance program with broad benefits for older adults has been allowed to be coopted by big insurance. Learn more about what Medicare Advantage plans are and what they could become in the future without public intervention. Dr. Nancy Greep will be sounding the alarms about Medicare Advantage and current plans in the House to expand opportunities for private insurance. Julie Posada, the Health Insurance Counseling Advocacy (HICAP) representative will clarify insurance terminology that can be confusing.