Posted on: January 1, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

first_imgBlue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont to Offer Educational Seminars to Seniors on the New Medicare Prescription Drug BenefitBerlin, VT – Congress signed a Medicare bill last year that effects how Medicare beneficiaries pay for prescription drugs. A wide variety of discount prescription drug cards issued because of the new law can save seniors money on drugs. Picking between the cards, however, can be confusing.To address questions about the new law and the drug cards, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is hosting two free educational seminars for the public. The seminar will provide information about Medicare-approved pharmacy discount cards and also about discounts on prescriptions available with BCBSVTs Medi-Comp coverage.The informational seminars will be held in Central Vermont and Rutland:Thursday, October 21st from 2:00pm 3:30pmBlue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont445 Industrial Lane, BerlinFriday October 22nd from 10:00am 11:30amRutland Holiday InnU.S. 7 South Main Street, RutlandFor further information, please contact: Jessica Holcomb (802) 371-3263.Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is the state’s oldest and largest private health insurer, providing coverage for about 180,000 Vermonters. It employs over 350 Vermonters at its headquarters in Berlin and branch office in Williston, and offers group and individual health plans to Vermonters. More information about Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is available on the Internet at www.bcbsvt.com(link is external). Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is an independent corporation operating under a license with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.(End)last_img

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