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Medicare Services

Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program - OSHIIP

Services for People on Medicare   
Help with Medicare is here for you: 
Do you need accurate, unbiased
information about Medicare? Call the Ohio Department of Insurance's Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) for help!
2016 Medicare Check Up Days CalendarJoin OSHIIP this fall to learn about the recent changes to Medicare, find out how the Medicare Open Enrollment Period (October 15 to December 7) can work for you, and get tips on how to enroll for 2017 coverage in a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan (Part D) and/or a Medicare Advantage Plan (MA-PDP). Click here  for a calendar of events. Click here for a listing of events alphabetically by county.  Please note, events are presentations only unless indicated otherwise.
Welcome to Medicare Webinars: open to the public, 6pm, no phone number to call, you will use your computer speakers for audio (click the date to register):     

October 6, 2016

December 12, 2016

Listen and view the Welcome to Medicare presentation


New to Medicare Statewide Partner Sessions: 

     Delaware County:  SourcePoint: Thrive after 55. 

     Stark County:  Mercy Hospital - Mercy Senior Friends:  Medicare Option Seminars.

     Lake County:  Lake County Council on Aging

     Franklin County:  Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging

Become a Volunteer

Volunteer Headquarters


Publications in Other Languages

Medicare Basics

Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage

Long-term Care Planning

Consumer Related Links



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Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Mary Taylor, Lt. Governor / Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | OSHIIP Hotline: 800-686-1578