Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) Fraud Fact

Check out the January 2018 Fraud Fact from the Missouri SMP

Want to get control over diabetes in 2018? We have a class for that

A new year will give seniors with diabetes a new chance to get a handle on their condition rather than allowing the disease to control them. The Care Connection Warrensburg Senior Center can help with its free, six-week course to help older adults live well with diabetes. The course, called Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP), will include six two-hour sessions, at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays, beginning Jan. 16. Registration is free but is required. All the sessions take place at Read More

‘Matter of Balance’ to be offered in Warrensburg

Are you a senior who is looking for a little balance in your life for 2018? If so, the Warrensburg Senior Center might have just the class for you. Care Connection for Aging Services Warrensburg Senior Center is beginning an eight-class course called “Matter of Balance,” beginning Jan. 22. The course, which is geared toward people 60 and older, addresses the issue of falling, a problem that results in serious injuries among seniors every year. The four-week class will be Read More

‘Matter of Balance’ to be offered in Sedalia

Are you a senior who is looking for a little balance in your life for 2018? If so, the Sedalia Senior Center might have just the class for you. Care Connection for Aging Services Sedalia Senior Center is beginning an eight-class course called “Matter of Balance,” beginning Jan. 22. The course, which is geared toward people 60 and older, addresses the issue of falling, a problem that results in serious injuries among seniors every year. The four-week class will be Read More

Medicare 101 in Carroll County

Care Connection for Aging Services area will present a Medicare 101 session. Medicare 101 is geared toward people who are preparing to enroll in Medicare or recently enrolled in the program – whether they plan to continue working or to retire. The hour-long session will be free and open to the public. Lunch is available for a contribution for those 60 and older or for the full cost of the meals for others. Participants will learn about Medicare’s benefits, premiums, Read More

Medicare 101 in Butler

Care Connection for Aging Services area will present a Medicare 101 presentation. Session are geared toward people who are preparing to enroll in Medicare or recently enrolled in the program – whether they plan to continue working or to retire. The hour-long session will be free and open to the public. Lunch is available for a contribution for those 60 and older or for the full cost of the meals for others. Participants will learn about Medicare’s benefits, premiums, deductibles Read More

Medicare 101 in Butler

. Care Connection for Aging Services area will present a Medicare 101 presentation. Session are geared toward people who are preparing to enroll in Medicare or recently enrolled in the program – whether they plan to continue working or to retire. The hour-long session will be free and open to the public. Lunch is available for a contribution for those 60 and older or for the full cost of the meals for others. Participants will learn about Medicare’s benefits, premiums, Read More

Medicare 101 in Butler

Care Connection for Aging Services area will present a Medicare 101 presentation. Session are geared toward people who are preparing to enroll in Medicare or recently enrolled in the program – whether they plan to continue working or to retire. The hour-long session will be free and open to the public. Lunch is available for a contribution for those 60 and older or for the full cost of the meals for others. Participants will learn about Medicare’s benefits, premiums, deductibles Read More

Missouri SMP: Guard Your Medicare Card

The Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) is joining with federal officials in a new campaign to help seniors protect their identity and help prevent health care fraud by guarding their Medicare cards like they would credit cards. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, identity theft from stolen Medicare numbers is becoming more common. To help combat the problem, Medicare has begun the process of removing Social Security Numbers from Medicare cards and replacing them with a new, unique Read More