PRESS RELEASE NO: 2019-031
2019 VOLUNTEER MEDICARE TRAINING
The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) Division of Senior Citizens (DSC), will be hosting the 2019 Volunteer Medicare Training from February 25, 2019 through March 1, 2019. The purpose of the training is to provide valuable Medicare information to participants who are interested in becoming volunteers with the Medicare Assistance Program. Participants will be provided comprehensive training in the areas of General Medicare information which includes Parts A, B and D Benefits and Premiums, Enrollment and Disenrollment, Coordination of Benefits concerns, Billing issues, Complex Case scenarios, Medigap plans, Appeals, and Medicare Fraud, Waste, Abuse, and Error.
The training will consist of five (5) half day trainings from 8:00am to 1:00pm. There is no cost to attend and seating is limited.
If you are interested in attending the training please contact the Guam Medicare Assistance Program (Guam MAP) at the Division of Senior Citizens, DPHSS at 735-7415 or 735-7421.
LINDA UNPINGCO DENORCEY, MPH