Seniors Health Insurance Information Program also know as SHIP is a program to help those on Medicare better understand their Medicare benefits.
SHIP will be available all year to answer any Medicare questions you may have. The program was created to help those who are new to Medicare pick a prescription drug plan. They will also help patients with Medicare Advantage plans or supplements. If you need special financial assistance, SHIP will direct you to the appropriate resources at the Department of Social Services or Social Security.
You may contact SHIP by calling their office at 1-855-408-1212. SHIP will set appointments for you to met with volunteer counselors who are trained in Medicare knowledge.