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Canby Adult Center to offer pair of Medicare information sessions

The Canby Adult Center will host two free Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA) informational sessions in April, of interest to anyone about to go on Medicare and in need of information.

The free information sessions are:

  • n Senior Medicare Patrol Presentation — Wednesday, April 16, at 11 a.m. at the Canby Adult Center.
  • Working to prevent healthcare fraud, waste, abuse and errors, the Senior Medicare Patrol and Certified Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance volunteer counselors will conduct this presentation — “How to Prevent Healthcare Fraud and How Not to be a Target of Healthcare Fraud.”
  • Certified SHIBA-SMP counselor volunteers will be available to provide free Medicare assistance and information about SMP, helping Seniors to prevent healthcare fraud.
  • For more information, contact Clackamas County SHIBA-SMP at 503-655-8269.
  • Medicare 101-Medicare.gov Plan Finder — Thursday, April 24, at 1 p.m. at the the Canby Adult Center
  • New to Medicare or a current Medicare recipient? Want to know more about Medicare? Learn how to locate plans and use the Medicare.gov plan finder and about Medicare covered services through this informational session.
  • Counselors will be on hand to answer questions and more following the presentation.
  • These informational sessions are offered free of charge, but advance signup is recommended to ensure adequate materials are available.

    To sign up, call the Canby Adult Center at 503-266-2970.



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