Medicare Counseling - Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) - High Country RSVP

1402 Blake Avenue

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceSHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program) and Medicare Program provides trained volunteers to help Medicare beneficiaries and their families and/or caregivers navigate the complexities of the health care system. SHIP helps seniors understand their medical bills, identify gaps in coverage, evaluate who is eligible for LIS (Low Income Assistance), assist with enrollment, and help recipients choose the most affordable prescription drug plan. Senior volunteers counsel recipients on the following Medicare plans:

- Medicare Parts A, B, C, and D
- Medicare Supplemental Plans
- Medigap
- Medicare Fraud
LocationGarfield County
Geographical AreaGarfield County
Public TransportationRoaring Fork Transportation Authority,
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to schedule an appointment with a SHIP counselor
Intake RequirementsMust provide: Photo ID, Proof of Insurance, Other Documentation as Requested
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals applying for Medicare or going through open enrollment.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday ,9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 384-8744
Physical Site Address 1 1402 Blake Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Main Phone (970) 947-8460
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: High Country RSVP
Affiliated Program: 1402 Blake Avenue
This Service: Medicare Counseling - Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) - High Country RSVP
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicare Information/Counseling (LH-3500.5000)
RSVP Program (ND-9200.8000-700)